Understanding dementia and learning disabilities

Gain the knowledge and skills to confidently support people living with dementia and learning disabilities.

You will learn:

  • The signs and symptoms of dementia and learning disabilities
  • How the conditions affect behaviour and communication
  • How to engage people in meaningful activities to promote independence and wellbeing.

Key information

Who should attend? 
This course is suitable for anyone who wants to improve their knowledge and understanding of dementia and learning disabilities.

Course level: Foundation (equivalent to Health Education England Tier 2 training)

Duration: One day 

Prices: Our pricing is dependent on your sector:

  • Social care and third sector: £695 plus expenses per day for up to 16 people
  • Health care, statutory and housing sector: £795 plus expenses per day for up to 16 people
  • Private sector: £895 plus expenses per day for up to 16 people

We do not charge VAT on our training, saving you 20%.

Delegate numbers: 8 to 16 people per day. Additional delegates may attend (up to a maximum of 20) for an additional charge of £49 per person.

Delivery style: Interactive face-to-face training

Pre-course requirements: There are no pre-course requirements.

100% of people who have attended this course would recommend it to their colleagues, family and friends.

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