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Dementia Awareness Training

6th March 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

£40
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Duration: Half Day Session – Course material includes handouts and completion certificate.

Objectives:

This course provides an understanding of dementia and the impact it may have on the individual living with the disease. Having a better understanding of the disease will enable you to feel confident in caring and supporting a person with dementia. Learners will gain knowledge and a good understanding of what dementia means. We will look at the common signs and symptoms of dementia and gain a basic appreciation of how the brain works and links to our emotions and behaviours

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demographics & statistics of dementia
  • An overview of the brain and its function
  • An understanding of the various types of dementia
  • An understanding of the symptoms of dementia
  • Be able to communicate on a day-to-day basis
  • Be aware of what it might feel like to be a person with dementia
  • Understand what dementia is

This course is mapped across to meet the new Care Certificate Standards and QCF DEM201and DEM202. This training can also be supported with the addition of a distance learning level 2 certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care which is fully funded, for further information please contact us.

The cost of this course is £40 plus VAT

Details

Date:
6th March 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
£40
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Caroline Harnett
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01245 267071
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The Willow Centre
Unit 3 Kingsdale Business Centre
Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1PE United Kingdom
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