Course Code: TT201 - Course Duration: 3 Hours

Dementia is a growing challenge to health and social care provision and society in general. Dementia awareness training helps individuals understand what dementia is and how and why dementia manifests itself so that individual’s in support feel equipped to put into practice the practical responses to dementia care. Course Content Person centred care What dementia care […]

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Dementia is a growing challenge to health and social care provision and society in general.

Dementia awareness training helps individuals understand what dementia is and how and why dementia manifests itself so that individual’s in support feel equipped to put into practice the practical responses to dementia care.

Course Content

  • Person centred care
  • What dementia care is?
  • What dementia care is not?
  • What is dementia?
  • Types of dementia including: Alzheimer’s disease | Multi-infarct dementia (M.I.D.) | Lewy body dementia | Pick’s disease | Korsakoff’s syndrome
  • Aphasia/Apraxia/Agnosia
  • Early stages of dementia
  • The progressive stages
  • Later stage dementia
  • Informing the sufferer
  • How significant others cope
  • Managing risk
  • Informed judgements
  • Advocacy
  • Life history
  • Setting goals
  • Communication
  • Medication
  • Environment
  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Wandering
  • Food and nutrition
  • Continence
  • Activities

On completion of this course delegates will be able to:

Recognise the signs and symptoms of dementia

Be aware of applications which may be of practical benefit to the dementia sufferer and support worker.

Course Assessment and Certification

There will be continuous tutor assessment, there is no final examination.

Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard will be awarded a certificate that is valid for 12 months.

Onsite Training

This Dementia Awareness training course and all of the courses in our portfolio can be delivered onsite in most cities and surrounding areas including:

Aberdeen, Bangor, Bath, Birmingham, Bradford, Brighton and Hove, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Cardiff, Carlisle, Chester, Chichester, Coventry, Derby, Dundee, Durham, Edinburgh, Ely, Exeter, Glasgow, Gloucester, Hereford, Inverness, Kingston upon Hull, Lancaster, Leeds, Leicester, Lichfield, Lincoln, Liverpool, City of London, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newport, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Perth, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Ripon, Salford, Salisbury, Sheffield, Southampton, St Albans, St Davids, Stirling, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland, Swansea, Truro, Wakefield, Wells, Westminster, Winchester, Wolverhampton, Worcester, York

Onsite Training Locations

Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small group organisations and across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisations work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you.

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Onsite Training for Dementia Awareness Training

Dementia Awareness Training courses and all of the courses in our portfolio can be delivered onsite in most cities and surrounding areas in England, Wales and Scotland including:

  • Aberdeen
  • Bangor
  • Bath
  • Birmingham
  • Bradford
  • Brighton and Hove
  • Bristol
  • Cambridge
  • Canterbury
  • Cardiff
  • Carlisle
  • Chester
  • Chichester
  • Coventry
  • Derby
  • Dundee
  • Durham
  • Edinburgh
  • Ely
  • Exeter
  • Glasgow
  • Gloucester
  • Hereford
  • Inverness
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • Lancaster
  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • Lichfield
  • Lincoln
  • Liverpool
  • City of London
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Newport
  • Norwich
  • Nottingham
  • Oxford
  • Perth
  • Peterborough
  • Plymouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Preston
  • Ripon
  • Salford
  • Salisbury
  • Sheffield
  • Southampton
  • St Albans
  • St Davids
  • Stirling
  • Stoke-on-Trent
  • Sunderland
  • Swansea
  • Truro
  • Wakefield
  • Wells
  • Westminster
  • Winchester
  • Wolverhampton
  • Worcester
  • York
  • Wherever you are!

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