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Basic Clinical Observations Level 2

Classroom

This course aims to introduce healthcare support workers and adult social care workers to the basic techniques used to observe and monitor the condition of patients and individuals using services, including pain and discomfort levels. After the 3 hour course, candidates are issued with a certificate valid for 3 years. Our national network of trainers is available to deliver this training in person.

Learning Objectives

Explain the levels of response

Understand the ‘Glasgow Coma Score’ system

Understand eye and pupil responses and how to assess breathing

Know how to monitor and read a person’s pulse and what to look out for

Know how to measure blood pressure and what the readings mean

Understand how to assess skin

Know how to record observations

Have an overview of advanced monitoring techniques