Virtual Course - Dementia Awareness Carer Training
This live, virtual 3-hour informative course is delivered by our experienced Award-Winning Training Centre and offers carers a better understanding of the specific needs of clients with dementia.
The course is divided into four sessions:
- Dementia awareness: the facts about dementia and how it affects the brain
- A person-centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia: tailoring care to meet the unique and specific needs of the person with dementia
- The factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia: using a range of positive communication techniques
- Equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care: engaging clients in a meaningful and diverse manner.
On successful completion of this course, carers will receive a Consultus Certificate of attendance and can choose to undertake the nationally recognised BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Dementia .
“Very grateful to have done this course – it’s stimulating to learn with other carers.” – LK