Dementia Awareness

Dementia Awareness

Provide support to people with dementia using a person centered approach, including awareness of communication strategies, managing behaviours of concern and support activities.

Course Content

This training has an emphasis on causes and symptoms of dementia. It teaches communication strategies, managing behaviours of concern, and support strategies.


  • causes and progression of dementia
  • behaviours of concern
  • communication techniques
  • abuse and dementia
  • support activities and strategies
  • duty of care and person-centered practice
  • scope of worker role
  • hygiene and infection control.

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RTO No: 51960

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Work Placement

    Not applicable. This program suits students who are working in or seeking work in the community sector, or who are in a support role

  • Fee For Service

    Group or individual bookings available - enquire for pricing

  • Award

    Non-Accredited Training. Certificate of Attendance

  • Funding

    Not applicable