About The Course

The Awareness of Spinal Cord Injury course is designed to provide learners with an understanding of what a spinal cord injury (SCI) is and how it can occur. Learners will gain the skills required to support individuals with an SCI and its associated implications.

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 the nervous system and the anatomy of the spinal cord
Understanding a spinal cord injury (SCI)
Risk factors and common causes
Symptoms and implications
Treatment and rehabilitation
The importance of person centred care and working in partnership with others