Stroke Awareness

Stroke awareness training course




A stroke is also known as a Cerebrovascular Accident. It is a medical emergency. This awareness course is designed to provide delegates information and knowledge about stroke and it's effects on the individual and their families.  This course will teach delegates  how to recognise the signs and symptoms  of a stroke, and how to deal with and manage a person suffering from a stroke.



 2  to 2.5 hours


Course content 

  • What is a stroke?
  • Facts about stroke
  • Types of strokes
  • Identifying the signs and symptoms of a stroke
  • Transient Ischaemic Attacks - TIAs
  • Who is at risk of a stroke?
  • Risk factors for strokes
  • Making the diagnosis
  • Management of  individuals who have had a stroke
  • Rehabilitation for stroke sufferers
  • Associated problems and complications
  • The role of family and carers
  • Day to day activities
  • Prevention of stroke




Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING  today on   0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and certification for each delegate.




Assessment is ongoing by the instructor.




A certificate of attendance from MEDISAFE TRAINING will be emailed within 48 hours to the lead person subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. Hard copy certificates can be provided at additional cost per certificate.


Important Information


Please note that the candidates should have satisfactory English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete any assessments.


  • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
  • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.
Stroke Awareness course