This Parkinsons awareness training course is is aimed at health and social care workers and anyone assisting a person with the condition.
It is designed to give candidates a greater understanding of Parkinson’s disease. The course provides an insight to the history, causes, primary and secondary symptoms, medication, challenges and strategies for supporting people with the condition. The course enables the candidate to feel more confident in not only providing physical support but also emotional support.
- History of the disease.
- What is Parkinsons.
- Causes of the disease.
- Signs and symptoms.
- Drug treatments.
- Supporting a person with Parkinsons.
- Understanding the emotional needs of the person suffering with the disease.
Course length: 3 hrs.
Qualification achieved: Parkinsons Awareness.
Cost: £30 per person + VAT on open courses.
£30 per person + VAT (min charge of £240 + VAT) for in-house courses.