Training for individuals

Whether you are caring for someone with dementia in a personal or professional capacity or your job role may bring you into contact with people with dementia, our training will equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to build positive relationships.

Our courses

Step inside dementia: How does a person with dementia see the world?

One day public access course - £99

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.

Key information

Who should attend? This course is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with people living with dementia.

Course level: Introductory

Duration: One day 

Cost: £99 (with the option to sit the Foundation Certificate for Dementia Awareness exam for an additional £29)

Upcoming course dates

  • 15 November 2017 - London, Covent Garden

To book a place, please contact the Training and Consultancy team on 01904 567909 or email dementiatraining@alzheimers.org.uk. Alternatively, you can make an online enquiry.

Find out more about the course.

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 will 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:

  • 26 October 2017 - Liverpool
  • 15 November 2017 - London
  • 23 November 2017 - Manchester

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