Foot and Nail Care - PDC20083
Looking after your feet can save you developing much more serious complications. Feet are essential for almost everything we do when we walk or stand. Without proper care, chronic problems may develop which can be debilitating in the future. This micro-credential introduces the principles of foot and nail hygiene practices and simple preventative measures to keep feet and nails healthy. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential introduces the principles of foot and nail hygiene practices and care. The micro-credential also provides an overview of common foot problems, the importance of assessment, maintaining good hygiene practices and simple preventative measures to keep feet and nails healthy.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration: 1 hour
- Recognise the importance of maintaining foot and nail hygiene practices
- Identify potential risk factors of infection and/or injury with feet and nails
- Describe simple preventative measures to maintain healthy feet and nails.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.