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 3 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
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 relevent, up to date course content and instruction we can offer.
A full dementia awareness train the trainer USB pack can be purchased at a cost of £39 each, included in this is a dementia presentation, a training record template, feedback form template, register template, class handouts, question sheet templates and a certificate template.
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 18 hours over 3 days
CERTIFICATIONDelegates will be issued with certificates of completion valid for a period of 3 years.
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