Dementia Awareness

OCNWM - Dementia Awareness

QCF credit value 2 

This QCF unit, which carries a credit value of 2, involves two half day, or equivalent, trainer lead sessions. The learner will need to complete an assessment folder in accordance with guidelines from the trainer.

Learning Outcomes

The learner will

  1. Recognise the signs and causes of dementia
  2. Understand aphasia, agnosia, and apraxia
  3. Understand the behaviour problems associated with dementia and methods to overcome these
  4. Appreciate the importance of a person centred approach

Note - this course generally runs as one half day session at our premises. We can run the course in house for you at any suitable location - please contact us for further information. The course is also available as an awareness session (ie no assessment folder), certificated by CTC with the price adjusted accordingly.