Dementia Awareness Training Courses


Dementia Awareness Training Courses

Dementia Training for Care Assistants

This course is aimed at all staff working in the care environment who work with people with dementia. A general understanding of the issues associated with dementia will be established. Candidates will gain under-pinning knowledge of the below issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

Course Content:

The following topics are covered on this course:

• What is meant by the term "Dementia"
• Different Types of Dementia
• Stratergies that may assist the indivdual and their carer in the management of the disease
• Supporting the Individual
• Communication
• Managing behavioural changes
• Empowering the Individual

This dementia awareness training course is presented by means of tutorials, practical exercises and group discussions.

Course Assessment:

The course is delivered in 3 hours and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn through interaction and group activities.

Affordable Training:

Our training courses are competitively priced and we aim to beat any equivalent training quote.

Important Information:

The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
Staff should not be expected to be on duty.
Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session.

Compliance:

All our courses are compliant with heath and safety executive guidelines and designed to help you meet and exceed the standards expected by the Care Quality Commission.

Related Courses:


 
 
Train your own staff to deliver this course on our
Dementia Awareness Train the Trainer programme.

Care Home Specialists:

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