Peterborough Council Learning & Development Services

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Venue
Sand Martin House Training Room, Ground Floor, Fletton Quays, Bittern Way
venue
Course Tutors
Victoria Lightfoot
tutors
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Team (workforcedevelopment@peterborough.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Frontline staff
target audience
Course Types
Classroom
Course categories
Adult Services / Private, Voluntary & Independent Sector
Subject
Adult Social Care
Course description
Aimed at Ancillary staff, kitchen staff, administrators, customer services, cleaners & anybody who may come into contact with a person with Dementia in the workplace.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes

  • Have an understanding of what is Dementia

  • Awareness of signs and symptoms

  • Awareness of how dementia affects the person's life

  • Awareness of how to respond and communicate more effectively with a person with dementia & reduce some of the distress they may be experiencing

  • Understand that each person with dementia is a unique diverse individual

  • Understand society's view of dementia

Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Wednesday 5 February 2020
End Date
Wednesday 5 February 2020
Closing Date
Tuesday 4 February 2020
Times
09:30 - 12:30
Maximum Places
16 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
1