This Dementia Awareness training course has been designed to assist care workers to understand and work alongside people with dementia.

Dementia Awareness Training provides an opportunity for a greater understanding of dementia and enables trained staff to build relationships and offer practical help through person centred care.

The aims of this mental health training coures are to enable attendees to define the term ‘dementia’ and recognise the main signs, symptoms and causes; To understand the meaning of a person centred approach to dementia care encompassing equality and diversity, communication, life history, relationships, team work, challenging behaviour and everyday care; Enabling rights and choices for individuals with dementia whilst minimising risk

Course Summary

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

  • Understanding dementia
  • Common types of dementia
  • How the brain is affected
  • Causes and symptoms
  • Person centred care
  • Communication
  • Care planning
  • The role of friends and relatives
  • Building relationships
  • Equality and diversity in dementia
  • Recognise and help prevent abuse

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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, or contact us using the methods below:

02920 494 969

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ – 1 day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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This is the best Dementia Awareness Course I have ever attended. EXCELLENT!