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Dementia Awareness Training
19 October 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm£152.25
Who needs this training?
Anyone who directly cares or supports people living with cognitive impairments or a dementia.
Why is this training required?
This training is described by the Jersey Care Commission (JSS) in their care standards as a statutory and mandatory training requirement for staff working within the care industry.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the types of dementia and how these differ in terms of symptoms, progression, and challenges.
- Recognise the needs that are communicated via the behaviour of people living with dementia and be able to respond appropriately to distressed behaviour.
- Recognise the needs of family carers and friends and enable an appreciative and collaborative relationship.
- Understand the principles of person-centred care and know how to meet the needs of people with dementia.
Price is inclusive of GST.