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Coronavirus (COVID-19): updates and advice

`Dementia Training Tier 2

There are currently no courses available.  This page will be updated with any future courses.

The Dorset Council People- Adults pricing policy will be changing from 1st April 2020 as follows:

  • full day course- £50 per attendee
  • half day course- £40 per attendee

Please be aware that these costs will also be incurred for attendees who are classified as a ‘late cancellation’ - cancels their place within 1 week of the course date - or a ‘no show’ on the day of the course.

It is expected that those attending have already completed a Dementia Awareness course (either online or face to face).

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • understand the nature of dementia and identify the prevalence and impact it can have on a person and their family
  • develop knowledge and skills in effective communication, person-centred care and managing challenging behaviour within dementia care
  • understand how to respect and maintain a person’s dignity with a diagnosis of dementia

Target groups

People working in social care who are providing personalised direct care and support to people with dementia.


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Learning and Development, Adult services

Name: Adult Services
Tel: 01305 225060
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