|Course Name:||Dementia Awareness|
|Course duration:||01 hours 15 minutes|
|Course introduction:||This course provides an introduction to dementia, including the causes of dementia, treatments for dementia, symptoms and progression of dementia, and working with people with dementia. It also covers issues aroud younger people with dementia, and working and driving with dementia.|
The course discusses the effects on the person with dementia, and how those effects can be addressed through the use of communication techniques, adjustments to the physical environment, and an understanding of the problems faced by people with dementia.
It is aimed at those who come into contact with dementia through their work, such as care workers and healthcare assistants, and will be useful for anyone who works in a customer-facing role in any industry.
|Course objectives:||In this course you will learn about:|