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Promoting Healthy Feet & Foot Comfort

Session Aims

This is an awareness session to promoting health feet and foot care, it is aimed at anyone with an interest in keeping their own feet and those of a loved one or person they care for, healthy by exploring benefits of a good foot care regime to help prevent foot problems / conditions.

 

Learning outcomes

By the end of the awareness session learners will be able to identify:

  • Good foot wear when choosing new socks and shoes
  • When it's time to throw aware that comfy pair of slippers.
  • Common complaints, and how to avoid, when to seek professional advice and when to refer on.

 

Session Content

  • Every good foot care / prevention
  • Looking at and identifying common foot complaints
  • The importance of looking after the diabetic foot

 

Practical demonstrations and practice including:

  • Items to help with putting on socks / shoes
  • Exploring positive / negative elements of design and fit when considering what makes for good, supportive shoes / socks
  • Visual signs of some common foot conditions

 

Promoting Healthy Feet & Foot Care (Half Day)

£30.00 per person + VAT

Placements: Min 5 / Max 10

Course Code QEL311

Quality Endorsed by Open College Network West Midlands

Contact

01743 250 820

01743 250 826

EMAIL

Venue

This course is held at our Training suite at The Lantern in Shrewsbury at a date to suite you. The building has onsite parking and cafe facilities.