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Aim: The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to work in a supportive role in the area of rehabilitation, physical disability or dysfunction in a domestic or institutional setting.
Participant Profile: Course is suitable for those who require a formal qualification and skills to work in a healthcare setting.
Duration: 5 days in a classroom setting. Learners will be required to complete work outside of class time.
Status: Elective Minor component
Credit Value 15 credits of 120 credits required to achieve a major award in Health Service Skills 5M3782
Some of the Learning outcomes include:
- Discuss posture, to include a definition of normal posture, the importance of postural alignment to achieve optimum function and the effects of clinical conditions on gait and balance
- Explain concepts and common terms used in the physiotherapy field, to include levels of mobility, non-weight, partial and full weight bearing
- Summarise the benefits of a range of therapeutic interventions to include exercise therapy, strengthening, range of movement, hydrotherapy
- Discuss the importance of providing appropriate feedback to clinical staff
- Practise a range of related risks, safety procedures and techniques to ensure the safety of both client and therapist during therapy, to include use and adjustment of physiotherapy equipment and mobility aids, client transfers and mobilisation, manual handling of client and equipment, and equipment maintenance
- Execute safe mobilising of clients of all weight bearing abilities, to include supportive positioning of affected body parts using appropriate equipment
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