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Awareness in Dementia (Accredited course) – Cohort 4
1 November - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Four day course via Zoom
All sessions must be attended and coursework completed within agreed timeframes (T&C’s apply).
Day 1: 01/11/2021 – 10:00 – 16:00
Day 2: 02/11/2021 – 10:00 – 16:00
Day 3: 08/11/2021 – 10:00 – 16:00
Day 4: 09/11/2021 – 10:00 – 16:00
This course will facilitate learners to develop an understanding and awareness of the causes and symptoms of dementia, allowing for progression to Level 2 and Level 3 Health and Social Care qualifications and into employment in social care settings.
• Recognise what dementia is
• Summarise the importance of a person-centred approach to dementia care and support
• Identity the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
• Explain equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
Learners will be expected to attend all sessions, complete coursework within agreed timeframes (T&C’s apply), be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, and share their own experiences of working in the care sector, whilst respecting confidentiality
A OneFile (e-portfolio) profile will be created on the learners behalf to support them in the completion of their course