Taking and Recording Blood Pressure and Pulse (e-learning)
This course will provide you with a comprehensive guide on how to perform blood pressure and pulse measurements accurately and safely. You will learn how to take measurements using different methods and devices, as well as how to record the results properly.
This is an e-learning training course, so there is no restriction or time limit set. You can learn at your own pace and take the assessment test when you are ready.
The course covers the following topics:
- Blood Pressure: You will learn what blood pressure is and what is considered normal for a healthy adult. You will also learn how to measure blood pressure using both the auscultatory method and the automatic measuring method.
- Pulse: You will learn what pulse is and what is considered normal for a healthy adult. You will also learn how to measure pulse using different methods.
- Hypertension: You will learn about hypertension, which is a common condition that affects blood pressure. You will learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatments for hypertension.
- Recording Results: You will learn how to record the results of blood pressure and pulse measurements accurately and consistently. You will also learn how to interpret the results and identify any abnormalities or potential problems.
After completing the training material, you will need to take a multiple-choice assessment test to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding. Once you pass the assessment, you will receive a certificate of completion.
Overall, this course is ideal for healthcare professionals who need to take and record blood pressure and pulse measurements as part of their role. It is also suitable for anyone who wants to learn more about these important vital signs and how to monitor them correctly.