Dementia Train the Trainer
This dementia train the trainer course is ideal for those looking to start teaching dementia awareness courses or anyone looking to refresh their own teaching skills and content in relation to dementia training.
You will learn about the core content and how to teach and assess dementia awareness.
Dementia Train the Trainer Course Summary
The course is run over 2 days, you will learn about the subject and know how to teach and assess the following key areas:
- Understanding dementia
- Common types of dementia
- How the brain is affected
- Causes and symptoms
- Person centred care
- Learning about the persons past
- Care planning
- The role of friends and relatives
- Building relationships
- Equality and diversity in dementia
- Recognise and help prevent abuse
- Non-verbal communication
IMPORTANT: Delegates MUST have prior knowledge of this subject before attending this course.
Dementia Train the Trainer Outcomes
Once completed you will be able to teach dementia awareness lessons confidently and comfortably using the skills and knowledge you have learnt throughout our class.
Our tutor will teach all the required subject knowledge with the group, you will then build your own presentations, lesson plans and activities.
You will be assessed throughout the two days on your ability to present, teach and subject knowledge.
- On completion you will be aware of your role and responsibility as a teacher
- Be able to build lesson plans and training sessions
- Have insight into different learning needs and styles
- Understand the importance of documenting key records
- Know how to prepare a learning environment
- Be able to identify a range of assessment methods.
The instructors we provide are teaching dementia awareness to front line care staff on a regular basis so you are getting the most relevant, up to date course content and instruction we can offer.
All classes are currently held at our training room in Stoke on Trent, just off the M6.
Bookings can be made online easily below, if you require any assistance or for more information on this course please call 01782 563333.
We can also provide in house group bookings, please call today for a quote.
DURATIONThis course lasts 12 hours over 2 days
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will be issued with certificates of completion valid for a period of 3 years.
Please find our full list of open courses available for you to book onto.
Click the links below for more information on our venues
- Stoke on Trent
- Virtual Classroom
We are taking every precaution to keep delegates safe during COVID19. Social distancing will be in effect with reduced class numbers.
Hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes and spray, aprons, gloves and face-shields will all be provided – we only ask you bring a mask and a focussed attitude ready to learn.
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