Dementia Awareness

Course Description

This course is an essential resource for both direct care and support staff as well as staff in non-care roles who need to have a basic awareness and understanding of dementia. This informative and enjoyable program will ensure staff leave with the understanding of what dementia is as well as the effects of dementia on individuals.

Course Outline

  • Understand the term dementia
  • Expel some of the common myths about dementia
  • Understand how dementia affects the brain
  • Identify some of the common types of dementia
  • Explore the effects of dementia on the individual including communication and social impacts

Course Duration



The trainer will carry out an on-going assessment.


All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.


The course can be delivered at locations to suit the client or at one of our training venues.