DEMENTIA AWARENESS
Raising awareness and honing skills
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COURSE OVERVIEW:

The aim of this course is to raise the awareness and skills of care staff who work with people with dementia. 

The course seeks to improve the wellbeing and experience of people with dementia and of the care staff working with them. It should also improve the confidence of healthcare workers managing situations that may be challenging

The Dementia Awareness course is suitable for anybody who either works or plans to work in a care setting, such as a care home or hospital that specialises in mental health care

Multiple choice assessment with learning resources

Dementia Awareness online training course

At the end of the course the user will be able to:

  • Define dementia and list the main causes
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of dementias
  • Understand theories surrounding dementia as a disability
  • List treatments and therapies associated with dementia care
  • State the common core principles for supporting people with dementia
  • Understand the effects that dementia can have on an individual’s life and wellbeing
  • Communicate with people with dementia
  • Understand the challenges that someone living with dementia might present
  • Understand the importance of taking care of everyone including both the individual and carers
  • Care for a person with dementia using appropriate strategies
  • State support agencies available

DEMENTIA AWARENESS:

STUDY TIME:

APPROX 2 HOURS

COURSE DURATION:

3-4 HOURS

COURCE PRICE:

FULLY FUNDED

Dementia Awareness

Our trainees receive the following:

1 to 1 tutor access

24 hour helpline

Q & A seminars

Online video classes

Support material & videos

Certification upon course completion​

Are you interested in enrolling on this course?

Do you have a query about this course? Email training@avantacare.com for further information.

Accreditations & Memberships

Avanta Care Ltd is an Awarded supplier of Healthcare Professionals on the HealthTrust Europe framework

HealthTrust Europe hold a strong and long-standing relationship with the NHS, and take a partnership approach to improve healthcare performance. They are committed to developing and delivering solutions that support the needs of public sector healthcare providers

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