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Observation Skills for Carers


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Offer ends 30 July 2021
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
2 hours
Access to content
12 months
Qualification
No formal qualification
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available to purchase separately

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Overview

If you want to gain a solid understanding of Observation Skills for Carers and fast track your dream career, then take a step in the right direction with this industry-standard, comprehensive Observation Skills for Carers course designed by expert instructors.

Dedicated tutor support and 24/7 customer support are available to all students with this premium quality Observation Skills for Carers course. Get the help you require and the answers to all your queries throughout the comprehensive syllabus of this Observation Skills for Carers course.

This premium online course titled Observation Skills for Carers ensures your professional development with IAO accreditation. You’ll have the privilege of learning in your own time, at your own pace and earning an accredited certification.

With this Observation Skills for Carers programme, success becomes a lot easier that enables you to monetise your skills. This Observation Skills for Carers course is designed for both part-time and full-time students and can be completed at a pace that suits your learning style.

This Observation Skills for Carers course is developed by industry experts and is packed with several insightful modules to give you a proper understanding of Observation Skills for Carers and allow you to accelerate your career.

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  • Eligibility for an IAO-accredited certificate on successful completion of Observation Skills for Carers Course
  • Learning materials of our Observation Skills for Carers course contains engaging voiceover and visual elements for your comfort
  • Freedom to study at your own pace
  • 24/7 access to the Observation Skills for Carers course materials for 12 months
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)

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Description

This masterclass Observation Skills for Carers online training course is designed by industry experts and will give you an in-depth understanding of this topic. The Observation Skills for Carers course features easy-to-digest modules that break down each topic and ensure all our students receive an unrivalled and thorough learning experience.

If you want to work in this rapidly growing sector and stand out from the competition, then our Observation Skills for Carers course is the perfect place to kickstart your dream career.

On the Observation Skills for Carers course, we guarantee that you will gain relevant skills and acquire tremendous knowledge on the subject. The certificate you’ll achieve after completing the Observation Skills for Carers course will help you land the job you want in a related field.

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Course Curriculum:

Here is a curriculum breakdown of the Observation Skills for Carers course:

Module 01: Introduction to Observation Skill

  • Health Observation
    • Health Carer
    • Importance of Health Care Observation
  • Social Work Observation
    • Social Carer
    • Careers in Social Work
    • Social Worker Skills
    • Importance of Social Worker
  • Child Observation
    • Duties in Childcare

Module 02: Child Observation

  • Introduction to Child Observation
  • Types of Observations
  • Importance of Child Observation
  • Learn by Observing Children

Module 03: Child Observation Plan and Documentation

  • Observation Nature
  • Spontaneous or Planned Observation
  • Use Observation Information
    • Observing to Assess Children
    • Observing to Plan Curriculum
  • Focusing Observations
  • Observing with All of Your Senses
  • Reflection on Observations and Documentation
  • Documenting Factually

Module 04: Observational Methods and Studies

  • Underlying Issues
  • Selecting a Method
    • Narrative Methods
    • Sampling Methods
  • Child Observation Studies
    • Naturalistic Observations
    • The Reggio Approach to Observation
    • Target Child Method
    • Time Sampling
    • Event Sampling

Module 05: Social Policy and Social Work Observation

  • What Is Social Policy?
    • Issues for Social Policy
    • Social Work and Social Policy Observation
  • The Regulation Social Work Profession
  • Social Work Purpose

Module 06: Basic Health Observation

  • Body Temperature
    • Assessment
    • Diagnosis Observation
  • Breathing/Respiratory Rate
    • Assessment
    • Diagnosis Observation
    • Special Case Observation
  • Observing a Peripheral Pulse by Palpation
    • Pulse Sites and Pulse Amplitude
    • Assessment
    • Diagnosis Observation
  • Blood Pressure
    • Assessment
    • Diagnosis Observation
  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Body Mass Index
  • Urinalysis
    • Observation
  • Pain Assessment

Module 07: Clinical Management Observation

  • Documenting & Reporting
    • Use of Documentation
    • How Are Health Records Systems Organised?
  • Patient Observation (Perioperative Care)
    • Pre-operative Care
    • Intraoperative Care
    • Post-operative Care
  • Wound Management
    • Principles of Dressing a Wound

Method of Assessment

To successfully complete the Observation Skills for Carers course, students will have to take an automated multiple-choice exam. This exam will be online and you will need to score 60% or above in order to pass. After successfully passing the Observation Skills for Carers course exam, you will be able to apply for an IAO-accredited certificate.

Certification

Once you have finished the Observation Skills for Carers course, you will be eligible to apply for an IAO-accredited certificate as proof of your new skills and your continued professional development. Certificates are available as a PDF for £9, or you can request a hard copy to be sent in the post for £15.

Who is this course for?

The Observation Skills for Carers training course is ideal for highly motivated individuals who want to enhance their professional skills and train for the job they want! This Observation Skills for Carers course also suits people aspiring for some in-depth knowledge on this topic and keep up to date with the latest information.

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Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for the Observation Skills for Carers course, with enrollment open to anyone! Anyone and everyone with a knack for learning can enrol on this course without any hesitation.

Learn online from any internet device, including your computer, tablet or smartphone. Study when it suits you and complete the Observation Skills for Carers course at your own pace.

All students must have a passion for learning and literacy, as well as being over the age of 16.

Career path

Studying the Observation Skills for Carers course is designed to help you get the job of your dreams, or even that promotion you’ve always wanted! Learn the essential skills and knowledge you need to exceed in your professional life with the help & guidance from our Observation Skills for Carers course.

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What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

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What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.