The Activities for the Elderly workshop is designed for those working with older people.

This is an interactive / hands on workshop which will give people the opportunity to explore the range of activities available for this client group. This course will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including: presentations; case studies; small group discussion; whole group discussion; individual work; practical demonstration; practical exercise.

Our Activities for the Elderly training course covers initial structure, planning, resources required, benefits and adaptations of selected activities.

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We understand that your reputation is built on the quality of your staff and training will ultimately play a fundamental part in their approach to caring for others. To find out how Acute can help you, please email us at enquiries@acutetrainingsolutions.co.uk, or contact us using the methods below:

02920 494 969

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Course Summary

Our Activities for the Elderly training is just one of the many mental health training courses offered by Acute Training Solutions. The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Therapeutic Activities (person centred): purpose, planning and documentation
  • Awareness Training: dementia – sensory activities, motivation and success, communication skills and involving your community
  • Practical sessions: promoting physical activity, therapeutic games and creative activities
  • Creating barrier free and meaningful activities
  • Resources: helping you find everything you need for activities
  • Creating activity friendly environments including risk assessment & relevant legislation.

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day – 1 day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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Found the course very, very informative, this was one of the most interesting and informative courses I have been on, thoroughly enjoyable.