Training for individuals
We offer dementia training for individuals. Whether you're a carer, a health care professional, or just interested in dementia, attend one of our courses to find out more about dementia and people affected by the condition.
Dementia awareness: Step inside dementia
One day public access course - £129
See the world through the eyes of someone living with dementia during this introductory, interactive course. You will learn what is happening to a person with dementia and learn how to build positive relationships using increased knowledge, empathy and practical skills.
Who should attend? This course is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with people living with dementia.
Course level: Introductory
Duration: 1 day
Cost: £129 (option to sit our Alzheimer's Society certificate in dementia awareness for an additional £19)
Upcoming course dates
Find out more about the course. If you have any questions or would like any further information, please contact the Training and Consultancy team on 01904 567 909, email [email protected] or make an online enquiry.
Please book your place on any of the above training dates here.
Dementia care for homecare providers - train the trainer
One day public access course created in collaboration with UKHCA - from £169
This train the trainer course has been created specifically for the homecare sector by Alzheimer’s Society and UKHCA, the membership association for homecare providers. The training is designed to support homecare providers ensure best practice when training their staff to deliver high quality care to service users who have been diagnosed with or who are at risk of developing dementia.
The training has been developed to cover all aspects of care and support and is based on ‘The well pathway for dementia'.
Delegates attending this workshop will receive a detailed and comprehensive Dementia Care training pack, which is a cost effective and flexible training resource and will give your team the confidence to deliver consistent high quality dementia care.
This pack includes a trainer’s handbook, PowerPoint presentations, exercises, handouts and competency tests. UKHCA’s trainers are all specialist trainers, with relevant qualifications, in-depth knowledge and work-based experience in the sector.
UKHCA member price: £169
Non-member price: £338
To book a place on the course please visit the UKHCA website
This course is available at the following locations/dates:
- 18 October 2018 - London
- 21 November 2018 - Manchester