This Ageing & Learning Disabilities training course is open to anyone but is of major benefit for those working within a residential care and support setting.

This mental health training contains information for care and support workers who would like a greater understanding of the processes involved with ageing and learning disabilities.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • How is ageing defined?
  • Age, health, disease and culture
  • Ageing and exercise
  • Dementia and alzheimer’s
  • Downs syndrome
  • Older people with learning disabilities
  • Communication issues
  • Government papers
  • GOLD (Growing Older with Learning Disabilities)
  • The Edinburgh Principles
  • Summary

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: 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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