Dementia Awareness

Course Information

This course is aimed at social / domiciliary care workers, who care for people with dementia.

Who Should Attend

Carers working with people who have dementia

What they will Learn

To understand Dementia and the issues arising from it

Course Content

  • Definition of Dementia
  • Acute Confusional State
  • Types of Dementia
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Lewy Body Neurones
  • Creutzfeld - Jacob Disease
  • Korsakoffs Psychosis
  • Huntingdon's Disease
  • Picks Disease
  • Medication
  • Drugs Free Intervention

Course Duration

Half Day


Continuous assessment throughout the day