Elderly Care courses

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FAST Healthcare

Appreciate the context in which single assessment has been developed, with emphasis on the National Service Framework for Older People Understand what is meant by the single assessment process Appreciate the cultural and organisational changes that successful implementation of single assessment requires Gain knowledge of the four types of...

  • Short course
  • Intermediate
  • Online
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£20
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Open Study College

If you are patient, interested in working in healthcare and enjoy working with the elderly, why not consider a career as a carer? Britain has an ageing population and the care sector is expected to increase significantly over the next few years. Specialist skills will be required in order to care for the elderly, and you can learn these skills with...

  • Course
  • Online
  • Flexible
Requirements
  • This course is for residents in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, England
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£369
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Distance Learning Centre

The Palliative Care - Level 2 Course is designed to be accessible for freestanding study by non-specialists in this area and to facilitate integration within employer training programmes in health and social care. On successful completion of this course students will receive an accredited Level 2 Certificate Award. Suitable for: All

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  • Distance Learning
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£200
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Accredited Courses
UK Open College

The care of older people is a complex and skilled branch of health care To be effective, carers need to be knowledgeable, flexible and positive inn their interventions.

  • Vocational qualification
  • Distance Learning
  • Flexible
Requirements
  • This course is for residents in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, England
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£299
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Course Description The Distance Learning Diabetes Care for the Elderly course is aimed to give all staff, supervisors and managers the essential knowledge needed to offer the very best professional approach to the management of diabetes. This Diabetes Care for the Elderly course has been written for people who are involved in the care sector and is...

  • Course
  • Beginner
  • Distance Learning
  • 12 Months
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£260
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Schizophrenia, is a debilitating mental disorder that affects one in every hundred people. Despite being fairly common, sufferers of schizophrenia are often misunderstood and feared.

  • Short course
  • Inhouse
  • 1 Day
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  • Course
  • Inhouse
  • 7 hours of class
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Provides employees with the knowledge of how to care for patients suffering from this condition. Suitable for: All employees who have contact, or are likely to have contact, with dementia sufferers.

  • Training
  • Online
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£10
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Module 1: The nature of diabetes. Module 2: Identification of people with diabetes. Module 3: Detection and management of diabetes. Module 4: Complications of diabetes. Module 5: Diet and nutrition in diabetes. Module 6: Management of diabetic emergencies. Module 7: Management of diabetes in the elderly. Module 8: Diabetic foot care. Module 9:...

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  • Distance Learning
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£299
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Suitable for: Organisations such as, Voluntary services, Housing and Benefit staff, Support staff within the health/social care services, Schools and businesses, Citizen Advice, Counsellors, Advocacy staff and age care teams, particularly those working in residential and day care centres. This course would also benefit occupational therapy,...

  • Short course
  • Inhouse
  • 1 Day
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£985
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FAST Healthcare

Learning Outcomes: By the end of the course participants will be able to: Describe what dementia is and how it can affect behaviour. Recognise the things that can be done to help a person with mild dementia with their daily activities, memory and self-esteem. Be aware of how to help and care for a person with moderate to severe dementia. Have a...

  • Short course
  • Intermediate
  • Online
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£20
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Open Study College

If you are interested in health and social care and have a passion for working with the elderly, consider this course from Open Study College is for you. The Dementia Care Level 3 course will help you develop the skills you'll need to become a patient, knowledgeable provider in this field. Some of the topics which will be covered include care...

  • Course
  • Online
  • Flexible
Requirements
  • This course is for residents in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, England
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£369
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Distance Learning Centre

The Positive Dementia Care - Level 2 Course is ideal for people either interested in, or currently engaged, in a nursing/residential care environment. This course explains facts about dementia and shows students how they can combine key ingredients of people-centred care in order to improve the daily life of those with dementia. Suitable for: All

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  • Distance Learning
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£200
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Suitable for: This course is open to candidates who are involved with any activities planning in the care sector. Some prior knowledge and understanding is required to help development and understanding. If you have any delegates who do not have this please let us know so we can provide extra support or some more information. Delivered in a group...

  • Short course
  • Beginner
  • Inhouse
  • 6 hours of class
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£400
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This programme will help you to become more effective in many areas of your work, from understanding diabetes to helping others cope with it. If you are looking to enhance your career development in care, this Diabetes Care for the Elderly programme will give you the opportunity to look at parts of the job you may not currently be involved with....

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  • Online
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£200
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Depression in the elderly is an overlooked problem. This course is designed for care staff who wish to increase their understanding of depression in the elderly and to develop the appropriate skills to help clients overcome the debilitating problem of depression.

  • Short course
  • Inhouse
  • 1 Day
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Develop your understanding of ageing process and issues affecting the elderly.This course aims to develop your understanding of the ageing process, and your ability to help others cope more effectively with their grief. It is designed to be useful for counselling and other care professions or anyone involved with elderly people in any other way,...

  • Course
  • Distance Learning
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£295
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Suitable for: Employees involved in cases where Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards occur, or are likely to occur.

  • Training
  • Online
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£25
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A comprehensive understanding of basic nutrition. This course is targeted at people caring for others. Includes sample menus. Suitable for: Relatives and friends caring for an elderly or vulnerable person.

  • Training
  • Online
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£30
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Suitable for: Organisations such as, Voluntary services, Housing and Benefit staff, Support staff within the health/social care services, Schools and businesses, Citizen Advice, Counsellors, Advocacy staff and age care teams, particularly those working in residential and day care centres. This course would also benefit occupational therapy,...

  • Short course
  • Basingstoke
  • 1 Day
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£85
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