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Dementia Awareness Training

Our Dementia Awareness course enables attendees to understand what dementia is and isn’t, the different types of dementia, and signs and symptoms.
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Learn how to notice the signs of dementia and what dementia is.

What is dementia? What types of dementia are there? What are the signs and symptoms of the different types of dementia? What does dementia do to the brain? Which dementia is the most common? Why does dementia occur? Why is early diagnosis important? What types of legislation is involved?

Our Dementia Awareness course will help you answer the questions above and more.

According to NICE – It is estimated that by 2025 over 34 million people worldwide will suffer from some form of dementia.

Through our Dementia Awareness course, you will gain an understand of what dementia is and what types of dementia there are. You will learn how dementia affects different parts of the brain. You will learn what sensory orientation in dementia is. You will learn the common types of dementia. You will also learn what the medical and social model for dementia are.

What does Dementia Awareness Training cover?

  • What dementia is and the different types of dementia.
  • Recognise how dementia affects the different parts of the brain.
  • Recognise what types of therapy there is.
  • Understand what sensory orientation in dementia is.
  • Understand what the medical and social model for dementia are.
  • Understand the different stages of dementia and how this affects individuals living with dementia.
  • Gain knowledge of the associated risks.
  • Explore ways in how dementia can be reduced.

Who is our Dementia Awareness Training for?

Our Dementia Awareness course if for anyone who is working with individual that have dementia, this can include care home staff, nurses, shop worker or receptionists. Whatever care or non-care sector you work in our Dementia Awareness course will give you knowledge, skills, and confidence in how to aid individuals who have dementia.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

By the end of the course, you will be able to….

  • Discuss what dementia is and the different types.
  • Discuss the signs and symptoms of dementia.
  • Recognise how dementia affects the brain.
  • Be able to understand the medical and social model for dementia.
  • Evaluate the different types of therapy.
  • Discuss the stages of dementia and how an individual is affected.
  • Develop knowledge, skills and strategies to develop positive environment for individuals living with dementia.

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
Dementia Awareness Training helps you understand the different types and stages of Dementia and how to recognise the signs and symptoms. You will gain an understanding in treatment and early diagnosis of Dementia. Legislation and best practices surrounding Dementia including the Deprivation of liberty safeguards, Mental Capacity Act, Care Plans and Duty of Care. How to develop communication strategies and practical strategies to help minimise distress of people living with Dementia and tactics to help with behavioural issues.
Yes, our Dementia Awareness course can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom.
All learners will recieve a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

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I can say with all truth that this service is class A1. We have used there Breakaway Restraint/conflict management & also E-learning courses services for many years now & everything has been delivered professionally and extremely clearly with no problems.
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I have been on several training courses run by this company over the last. Each time the trainer have been really good at making the course contact interesting and interactive. This certainly helps me to remember everything. Would recommend them.
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I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
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Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
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Great 'Restraint training' course at Earlham Primary School in North London. Very professional and would highly recommend to other schools. Friendly, to the point, and tailored to our requirements. Thank you.

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