The Podiatry will introduce you to the basics of Podiatry and the medical procedures needed to perform it as a practice. The role of Podiatrist is a fast-growing profession in the pharmaceutical sector, and treatments of the foot, ankle, and lower leg disorders are increasingly in demand.
This program covers all the medical knowledge and practical history that you’ll need to work as a professional Podiatrist. Typically, this means a thorough understanding of ailments and the physiology of the feet and lower limbs. But you will also need to be trained in the diagnosis of skin infections, muscle problems, toenail problems, and conditions like diabetes.
Please note that this Podiatry Course does not entitle you to join the HCPC register or recognised Podiatrist. This course will not make you a podiatrist but you will come across all the basic guidelines of a podiatrist to boost and shine your knowledge in this particular field of podiatry.
Who is this Course for?
This Podiatry course is suitable for anyone who wants to gain extensive knowledge in the related field.
- This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
Method of Assessment:
Upon completion of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice quiz based assessment, which will determine whether you have passed the course (60% pass mark). The test will be marked immediately and results will be published instantly.
CPD Certificate from Course Gate
At the successful completion of the course, you can obtain your CPD certificate from us. You can order the PDF certificate for £4.99 and the hard copy for £9.99. Also, you can order both PDF and hardcopy certificates for £12.99.
After completing this course, you will be able to enrich yourself and brighten up your career in the relevant job market.
|Basics of Podiatry|
|Module 01: Podiatry Assistant’s Job in the UK||00:15:00|
|Module 02: The History of Podiatry||00:30:00|
|Module 03: Anatomy and Physiology of the Foot||00:10:00|
|Module 04: Pathology of Skin||00:30:00|
|Module 05: Pathology of Nails||00:15:00|
|Module 06: Foot Pathologies Relevant to the Lower Limb||00:30:00|
|Module 07: Basic Biomechanics of the Lower Limb||00:25:00|
|Module 08: Common Foot Problems||00:45:00|
|Infection Control Guidelines for Podiatrists|
|Module 09: Infection, Its Causes and Spread||00:10:00|
|Module 10: Standard Principles of Infection Control||00:15:00|
|Module 11: Personal Protective Clothing||00:20:00|
|Module 12: Safe Handling of Sharps and Spillage Management||00:20:00|
|Module 13: Clinical Practice for Infection Control||00:40:00|
|Foot Problems for People with Diabetes|
|Module 14: Risk Identification||00:30:00|
|Module 15: Common Diabetic Foot Problems and Treatments||00:15:00|
|Mock Exam – Podiatry||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Podiatry||00:20:00|