You can choose the qualification that will provide you with the specialist knowledge and skills that you will need to identify the first sign of a stroke and to care for those individuals who have had a stroke. You will learn in your work environment and compile a portfolio of evidence and some assignments.
Which Level is right for me?
This is a single-unit knowledge award which provides the opportunity to develop understanding of the different types of stroke, signs and symptoms and effects on individuals. It will also help learners to gain knowledge of the response needed in the event of an emergency stroke incident.
This qualification provides the opportunity for CPD to further develop knowledge and skills in supporting individuals with stroke. It helps learners to understand the impact of the effects of stroke on daily living, associated complications for an individual with stroke, changing physical needs of individuals affected by stroke, and specific and communication factors affecting individuals following a stroke.