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NCFE CACHE Level 2 Award in Stroke Awareness

Open Study College
Course summary
Price: 409 GBP
Language: English
Location: Distance
Course home page: Link
Course type: e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Course description

Qualification Number: 600/4762/8

Total Qualification Time: 30 hours

Unit One: Stroke Awareness

(F/503/7150, Unit Level 2, GLH: 28, Credits: 3)

Know what a stroke is

  • Identify the changes in the brain associated with stroke
  • Outline other conditions that may be mistaken for stroke
  • Define the differences between stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)

Know how to recognise a stroke

  • List the signs and symptoms of stroke
  • Identify the key stages of stroke
  • Identify the assessment tests that are available to enable listing of the signs and symptoms
  • Describe the potential changes that an individual may experience as the result of a stroke

Understand the management of risk factors for stroke

  • State the prevalence of stroke in the UK
  • Identify the common risk factors for stroke
  • Describe how risk factors may vary in different settings
  • Define the steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of stroke and subsequent stroke

Understand the importance of emergency response and treatment for stroke

  • Describe why stroke is a medical emergency
  • Describe the actions to be taken in response to an emergency stroke incident in line with agreed ways of working
  • Identify the impact on the individual of the key stages of stroke
  • Identify the correct early positioning for airway management
  • Identify the information that needs to be included in reporting relevant and accurate history of the incident

Understand the management of stroke

  • Describe why effective stroke care is important to the management of stroke
  • Identify support available to individuals and others affected by stroke
  • Identify other agencies or resources to signpost individuals or others for additional support and guidance

Expenses



Pay Now: GBP 409.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 76.35 with a deposit of GBP
50.90 totalling 509

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