Common Health Conditions – Level 2

Course Code: DLCHC
Course Duration
12 Week
Course Type
Distance Learning
Campus/Location
Online
Course Level
2
About the course

Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson’s disease; there are approximately 152,000 strokes in the UK every year (more than one every five minutes), and one in six of the UK population have some form of hearing loss. These health conditions, along with others such as arthritis and dementia, affect a substantial proportion of the population. This course promotes a good understanding of common health conditions, which is essential in any care environment.

Units/Topics:
– Understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions
– Introductory awareness of sensory loss
– Stroke awareness
– Dementia awareness
– Arthritis awareness
– Parkinson’s Disease awareness

By undertaking this programme, learners will be able to further their own continuous professional development, which may improve their career prospects. Learners may then wish to progress on to further qualifications.

To enrol for Telford College Distance Learning you must be aged 19+ as of the 31/08/21, be a resident of England and have lived in the EU for the last three years.  You cannot be currently studying on any other course with us or another provider.

This is a Distance Learning programme.  On enrolment you will be issued with all the relevant online learning materials required to complete the qualification. These materials have been officially endorsed by the Awarding Organisation, NCFE CACHE. The learning materials comprise a set of high-quality online knowledge workbooks alongside an easily accessible electronic platform that allows learners to complete a portfolio of evidence and demonstrate their achievement of all the learning outcomes associated with each unit.  Learners are also assigned an assessor whom they can speak to should they require advice at any stage.

Curriculum Area
Distance Learning
Categories
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