Dementia Awareness

 

Dementia Awareness Training

Training course overview

This Dementia Awareness training course has been designed as an introduction to dementia for new starters or as a refresher for existing staff to update their current knowledge. This training course is ideal for employees from many different environments, in particular healthcare establishments including care homes and other care providers.

This dementia training course will enable learners to understand what dementia is and how to manage and provide support to someone with dementia in a dignified and appropriate manner. This dementia training course also reflects on the effects that dementia has on families and carers and how to provide them with essential support.

Classroom based dementia training course delivered at your venue.

Training course content

  • Introduction to dementia
  • Different kinds of dementia.
  • Symptoms of dementia and diagnosis.
  • Communication
  • How to assist people with dementia.
  • Supporting individuals with dementia, their families and carers.
  • Managing behaviour.
  • Empowering individuals with dementia and promoting independence.

Duration of the course 3 hours

Max number of learners N/A

Cost – Please contact us to request a quote for this dementia training course or for further information.