New Directions Training

Training Provider

Please note that after 25th April 2017 we will no longer be offering CIEH courses. We are delighted to announce that we will soon be releasing new courses approved by Qualsafe Awards, an Awarding Organisation recognised by Ofqual to offer regulated qualifications to our customers.

Dementia Awareness Training

Course Information


Dementia is a complex disease and has a dramatic impact on the individual, family and friends

Outline Programme

The qualification covers the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • Defining dementia
  • The importance of diagnosis
  • Common types of dementia and their causes
  • Common signs and symptoms of dementia
  • Working with family and friends
  • Protecting the individual from harm
  • Maintaining general health and well-being
  • Positive and effective communication
  • Medication and complimentary therapies
  • Roles, responsibilities and boundaries, relevant legislation and guidance

Qualification information

Designed for:
All employees supporting individuals affected by Dementia
Course duration:
Half day
Assessment method:
Multiple choice test

Course Information Sheet

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