Activities for people with Dementia 6hrs

Activities for people with Dementia 6hrs

REF ACTD01 | HSC 2023 Contribute to supporting group care activities

Qualification and credit framework ACT 201, ACT 202, ACT 204, ACT 206, ACT 208

This course contributes toward the recommended guided learning hours, you should carry out practice reflection, document and attach subsequent evidence from this training.


The purpose of this day course is to offer staff who coordinate meaningful activities to service users or junior facilitators a further understanding into providing meaningful activities to people, in particular with impaired cognitive abilities.

Who should attend?

Activities coordinators who plan and/or deliver activities in care homes, day centres or advocate on a one to one basis.

Proposed Learner Outcomes - The worker must be able to

 Understand the requirements of the CQC of the coordinator
 Understand the level 2 Diploma in HSC for activities
 Understand more about activities and dementia care
 Learn more about what person-centred means in activities
 implement a broader range of activities techniques
 develop their motivation skills
 develop a broader knowledge of potential resources
 work with individuals who have limited abilities and are cognitively impaired
 Dissolve myths and preconceptions surrounding abilities

How many candidates may attend?
This training is not limited in numbers.

Equivalent Relevant information

Other relevant information
1. For registered nurses who wish to incorporate this training into your PREP portfolio’s, you should carry out practice reflection and attach subsequent evidence from this training
2. For staff involved in Level 2 HSC Diploma the course will map those units covered and learners should use the CPD method of personal reflection for additional credits
3. Attendance certificates are issued for each learner
This session uses the ODLQC Accredited distance learning pack for Activities
If the course is being held in house, the key points to remember are:
1. The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
2. Staff should not be expected to be on duty
3. Staff attending must remain for the entire length of the session to obtain a certificate.
N.B Staff must attend the full length of the session in order to obtain a certificate.

Registration details are kept by us for Seven years and are legal documents. It is important to register in block capitals clearly on the day.

How to book your course

Please call us on 0208 144 9491. You can also submit our online booking enquiry form too.

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