About The Course

The Parkinson’s awareness course provides learners with an understanding of Parkinson’s disease and how best to support clients with the disease. Learners will understand the effects of the condition and its progressive nature, to enable them to meet the care needs of individuals.

Learners must demonstrate a willingness to learn and participate in all group activities, case studies and group discussions.
All learners will receive a certificate of completion
3 Hours, typical course times are 0930-1630.
The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client
A maximum of 15 learners per trainer are allowed


Key Features

Understanding Parkinson’s disease
Causes and prevalence
How Parkinson’s disease effects the brain
Signs and symptoms
Treatment and management of the disease
The importance of person centred support