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What Will I Learn?

Learn the specialist skills, education and training needed to prepare you for the workplace
Learn the daily responsibility involved in protecting the patient from additional injury or illness
Understand the essential elements of adult patient care
Gain an overview of the skills and techniques required in the nursing profession
Learn how to ensure patient safety and comfort in the adult care setting
Understand the techniques that help prevent falls and protect patients who are at risk from injury

√ Overview:

There are few careers that are as rewarding as Nursing, or that allow you to work with such a variety of people. Our Nursing courses will give you the specialist skills, education and training needed to prepare you for the workplace.

The daily responsibility for protecting the patient from additional injury or illness rests with the nursing team. Following on from the Introduction to Nursing Studies course, the learner is now introduced to the essential elements of adult patient care.

This online Introduction to Adult Nursing course provides an overview of the skills and techniques required in areas such as advanced patient hygiene procedures, environmental health and safety awareness for the practice nurse, and how to ensure patient safety and comfort in the adult care setting. Advanced principles of hygiene provide the learner with an overview of the functions, methods and techniques applied in providing adult patient care with particular emphasis on the daily bath, oral hygiene and the benefits of a back massage in patient comfort. Essential patient personal care routines are also discussed. Environmental health outlines the necessary health and safety procedures relating to patient care and the safe operational use of electrical equipment. Patient care safety measures introduce the learner to techniques that help prevent falls and protect patients who are at risk from injury, burns or scalds, together with steps to prevent the spread of micro-organisms in the care environment.

This online nursing course will be of great interest to all health care professionals who would like to learn more about advanced Nursing practices and procedures in adult patient care.

Studying with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.

Who is it for?

  • This course normally suits people who want to work while they study. If you work within the health care sector (usually at assistant practitioner level), you may be supported by your employer to complete the course.
  • Anyone looking to work as a Nursing Assistant or other role in the health care sector. This could be in the NHS or any other private sector.

Also, this online course useful for people who are looking to develop career in:

  • Mental Health Nursing
  • General Nursing
  • Health and Social Care Work
  • Care work
  • Midwifery
  • Other Health care Professions

√ Course Description:

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the key topics listed under the curriculum. This course has been designed for 50 guided learning hours.

√ Course Duration:

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

√ Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

√ Certification:

Successful candidates will be awarded certificate of “Diploma in Adult Nursing”.

√ Entry Requirement:

  • There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds. Having good education background will be the advantage to study this course.
  • Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

√ Career Path:

  • Experienced nurses find fulfilling careers in positions of responsibility, often running nurse-led clinics, or taking leadership roles at the executive level. It is possible to develop your career in clinical, research, education and management roles. A typical day in nursing is busy and diverse, and nurses don’t just work in hospitals.
  • Becoming an Adult Nurse is a rewarding career that will create you more opportunities in the job market. This course teaches you the theory behind Adult Nursing. If you are in an ambition to becoming an adult nurse, this is the right path for you. This course is a first step you to become an adult nurse where you will learn the theory applying for adult nursing and that will help you to get practice of nursing.

Course Curriculum

1: introduction to nursing
Introduction to Nursing 01:03:00
2: communication in nursing
Communication in Nursing 00:56:00
3: health and safety for nursing
Health and Safety for Nursing 00:16:00
4: hygiene for nursing
Hygiene for Nursing 00:06:00
5: infection control
Infection Control 01:14:00
6: asepsis
Asepsis 00:43:00
7: medication administration for nursing
Medication Administration for Nursing 00:15:00
8: understanding immune system in nursing
Understanding Immune System in Nursing 00:38:00
9: rest and sleep for nurses
Rest and Sleep for Nurses 00:23:00
10: mobility and immobility issues in nursing
Mobility and Immobility Issues in Nursing 00:24:00
11: pain management for nurses
Pain Management for Nurses 00:47:00
12: nutrition
Nutrition 00:21:00
13: fluid and electrolyte balance
Fluid and Electrolyte Balance 00:26:00
14: elimination
Elimination 00:57:00
15: oxygenation in nursing
Oxygenation in Nursing 00:12:00
module book
Module Book- Nursing Training 00:00:00
mock exam
Mock Exam: Nursing Diploma 01:00:00
final exam
Exam: Nursing Diploma 01:00:00
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