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Understanding Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Course

Our Acquired Brain Injury course enables attendees to outline the function and anatomy of the brain as well as what a brain injury can cause.
Acquired Brain Injury

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Learn the impacts a brain injury can have on an individual as well as define the difference between excess behaviours and behavioural deficits.

What the brain is and why it is important? Why are neurons important within the brains function? What are the different types of a brain injury? What causes are causes of a non-traumatic brain injury and traumatic brain injury? What types of long term effects can occur? What are the primary and secondary effects of a brain injury? What motor, sensory, perceptual, cognitive, communication, and behavioural issues can occur?

Our Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Course will help you to answer the questions above and more.

There were 356,699 UK admissions to hospital with acquired brain injury in 2019/ 20. This is a 12% increase since 2005/ 6.

Through our Acquired Brain Injury course, you will gain an understanding of the function and anatomy of the brain. You will develop an understanding of how a brain injury can affect a survivor. You will learn how to identify strategies for errorless learning and understanding its benefits. You will learn the different long-term effect on an individual. You will learn the common problems that can occur after an individual has a brain injury. You will learn what The Kitwood flower is. You will learn what errorless learning and its importance.

What does Understanding Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Course cover?

  • The strategies for errorless learning and understand its benefits.
  • Understand the functioning of the brain as well as the anatomy.
  • Understand the impact of being a brain injury survivor.
  • Recognise the importance of routines within a day-to-day life of an individual who has suffered from a brain injury.
  • Understand how to create plans to improve outcomes.

Who is our Understanding Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Course for?

Our ABI course is for anyone who works with individuals who may have previously had a brain injury. Whatever care or non-care sector you work in our session would be suitable to provide knowledge of how a brain injury can occur for anyone at any time.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

  • Discuss the different lobes of the brain.
  • Discuss the different types and severity of brain injuries that can occur.
  • Recognise the different types of causes within an individual having an non-traumatic brain injury and a traumatic brain injury.
  • Be able to state the damage a brain injury can cause from primary and secondary effects.
  • Demonstrate what a coup-countrecoup brain injury is.
  • Develop knowledge, skills and strategies that will increase your knowledge about Acquired Brain Injuries.

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
We cover the whole of the UK.
Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will receive a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

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I can say with all truth that this service is class A1. We have used there Breakaway Restraint/conflict management & also E-learning courses services for many years now & everything has been delivered professionally and extremely clearly with no problems.
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I have been on several training courses run by this company over the last. Each time the trainer have been really good at making the course contact interesting and interactive. This certainly helps me to remember everything. Would recommend them.
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I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
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Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
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