Dementia is used to describe the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions. Dementia is a chronic progressive problem of cognition - which is failure of the brain’s functions. IT affects people at different stages of life, it affects different parts of the brain and it affects it at different speeds.
What does the Dementia Awareness online course cover?
This course is intended to give you an overview of the common types and symptoms of dementia as well as going into how it can affect the brain in different ways. It also covers strategies to use with clients with dementia and dealing with challenging behaviour. The course is intended for anyone who works with or around people that may be suffering with dementia.
E-Learning Course Modules
|Module Number||Module Name||Pass % Required|
|1||What Is Dementia?||Pass percentage required:70|
|2||The Brain||Pass percentage required:70|
|3||Types of Dementia||Pass percentage required:70|
|4||Strategies to Use with Clients with Dementia, and Dealing with Challenging Behaviour||Pass percentage required:70|
Recommended system requirements
Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
Video: Up to date video drivers
Memory: 1 Gb+ RAM
Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)