This course will develop your knowledge and skills in a way which helps you to bring together theory and practice in the field of Lymphoedema care, as well as elements of palliative and end of life care. The course aims to provide you with an award that will give you the necessary professional values, communication and interpersonal skills to care for this specialist client group through the development of knowledge and understanding in the areas of specialist assessment and management of mild / moderate and complex Lymphoedema whilst also considering contemporary approaches to lymphoedema service provision.
The course will enable you to develop specialist knowledge and skills to provide safe, effective and holistic management of individuals with Lymphoedema, including the support required by their significant others. The education and training team delivering the programme will prepare you to practice in this increasingly important aspect of care in the 21st century.
Successful completion of the award will enable you to progress to the Honours degree in Lymphoedema Care.