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Online Dementia Awareness Training Course | Dementia Awareness – Elearning
Dementia awareness training is a very important topic that all health and social care workers should understand, below is some more information on what dementia awareness is and why it is important that learners understand it.
What is dementia?
"The word dementia describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease or a series of strokes.”
Why is dementia awareness training important?
Dementia awareness training is very important for any individuals who work with people suffering from dementia, it helps then to understand the symptoms of dementia and how to handle it properly, it also gives users the knowledge and understanding on how to care for people suffering from dementia in a professional manner.
Who should take our dementia awareness training course?
Our online dementia awareness training course should be taken by all professionals working in health and social care settings, these include nurses, doctors, locum doctors, locum nurses, allied healthcare professionals (AHP’s), healthcare assistants and care home staff.
What is covered in our dementia awareness training course?
Our online dementia training course is written to Skills for Health recommendations and includes the following topics:
- An introduction into dementia awareness
- What is dementia
- What causes dementia
- The types of dementia
- Person-centred dementia care
- Dementia and existing health conditions
- Dementia effects on family and friends
- Changes brought about by dementia
- The positive aspects of dementia
- Where to get support
Why choose The Mandatory Training Group as your eLearning provider?
Are you responsible for organisational training and development or organisational statutory and mandatory compliance? You may want to find out more about how Learning Management System (LMS) may help your organisation. With the interactive LMS, managers and administrators can easily:
- set up a FREE blended learning environment;
- upload essential documents;
- upload individual and group learners;
- manage learners, including tracking progress
- review who has completed training
- download/print training reports for compliance audits
You can also browse our e-learning course catalogue to find out more about our statutory and mandatory training courses. Alternatively, contact our Support Team on 02476 100090 or via Email, stating your specific e-learning requirements.