The training covers the medical aspects of a stroke and also encourages candidates to practically experience the difficulties a stroke patient faces whilst dealing with their condition. Stroke patients often seem difficult to manage; one of the main aims of this course is to allow students to understand the frustration of the patient and learn to respond with empathy and professionalism.
- To give a greater understanding of strokes (CVA) and TIAs.
- To understand the difference between CVA and TIA.
- To understand, recognize and treat a casualty who is suspected of having a stroke.
Course length: 3 hrs.
Qualification: Stroke Awareness certificate.
Cost: £30 per person + VAT on open courses.
£30 per person + VAT (min charge of £240 + VAT) for in-house courses.