Common Ailments

This is a one-day programme that will enable candidates to develop a clearer understanding of the different types of common ailments everyone is prone to catching and those that are more often associated with the elderly.

At the end of the session the candidates will be able to:

  • List some indicators that help identify such ailments.
  • Identify ways of coping with common ailments.
  • Deal more confidently with the needs of the service users.

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Epilepsy
  • Arthritis
  • Rheumatism
  • Colds
  • Influenza
  • Strokes
  • Diabetes
  • Bronchitis

The course will be delivered in an interactive manner drawing on the experience of the candidates, group work, question and answer sessions etc followed by a multiple-choice test paper.

Interested to know more?

For more information about In-house, Open courses or Consultancy please contact us:

Phone 01474 536 662 Email

What do our clients say about us?

I have found it very difficult to deal with those who have been bereaved but after the training session with Barry today I feel much more able to cope with it in the future. 

Care Worker