This osteoporosis training course comprehensively explores the condition, giving you the practical knowledge and understanding you need to support those in your care.

Osteoporosis affects 50% of people aged over 75, but can occur at any age. This training will help you to recognise the signs, manage the condition and take preventative action to best promote wellbeing and quality of life.

A ‘must have’ for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

Plus, every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course!


SCTV is the only online care training provider to be accredited by the BAC as well as CPD, assuring you of best quality training and service.


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As a guide, this course should take between 40 to 50 minutes. Remember, of course, different people learn at different rates for various reasons.

Printable PDF Syllabus

The syllabus includes, for example:

  • What is osteoporosis?
  • Bones
  • Cortical bone
  • Spongy bone
  • At risk groups
  • Women & osteoporosis
  • Risk factors
  • Amenorrhoea
  • Steroid use
  • Signs of osteoporosis
  • Consequences
  • Hip fractures
  • Spinal fractures
  • Caring for someone with osteoporosis
  • Diagnosing osteoporosis
  • Treatment
  • Pain relief
  • Medication
  • Men & osteoporosis
  • Prevention
  • Diet
  • Calcium
  • Exercise
  • Physiotherapy