Introduction to Dementia

Course Overview

The aim of this course is to understand policies and strategies for supporting individuals with dementia within a health and social care environment.

There is an internal written assessment as part of this course

Updated October 2019

Course Delivery

The learner will:

  • Know the importance of a person centred approach when working with individuals with dementia.
  • Know the main causes and effects of dementia
  • Understand the importance of effective communication for individuals with dementia

Assessment will be via written work.

Progression Opportunities

This course is suitable for individuals supporting individuals with dementia within a health and social care environment.

Venue(s):
Tycoch
Course deliverable in Welsh:
No

Detailed Course Information

Where and when can I study?

Start Date: Mon 11 Nov 2019 | Course Code: VB595 PTA | Cost: £20

Level 1   Mon   2-4pm   5 weeks   Tycoch  

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Start Date: Mon 13 Jan 2020 | Course Code: VC1685 PTA | Cost: £20

Level 3   Mon   2-4pm   5 weeks   Tycoch  

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Start Date: Mon 24 Feb 2020 | Course Code: VB595 PTA2 | Cost: £20

Level 1   Mon   2-4pm   5 weeks   Tycoch  

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Start Date: Mon 20 Apr 2020 | Course Code: VC1685 PTA2 | Cost: £20

Level 3   Mon   2-4pm   5 weeks   Tycoch  

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