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4-Topic Refresher 4
'Knowledge that is not refreshed is forgotten'

This three-hour course reminds all disciplines of staff about key issues regarding Dementia, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Challenging Behaviour.
 
This four topic combination is the perfect refresher when longer training may not be needed.
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4-Topic Refresher 4

Three hours

Refresher

Care, nursing and other staff who have had prior training in the four topics under discussion.

To refresh staff knowledge regarding the key issues of Dementia, Mental Capacity Act,  Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Challenging Behaviour.
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Up to 15 students

Dementia
Progressive nature of dementia
Dementia affects people differently
Alzheimer's and vascular disease
3 Key stages of dementia
Key features of good care

Mental Capacity Act
Something affecting the mind or brain
Assume capacity
Assist choice
Minimal restriction
Best interests
Poor decisions
Document assessments

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Capacity and the right to take risks
Standard and Urgent DOLS authorisations
Need to inform relatives and significant others
Court of Protection
              
Challenging Behaviour
Possible forms of challenging behaviour
Need to understand possible causes
How to approach agitated clients
Response to aggression
Need to document challenging behaviour
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Workbook exercises, group discussion

Students are assessed on their performance in the class and in the summative test at the end.

The Care Certificate
Care Standards Act
Skills for Care Induction Standards
Diploma in Health & Social Care
National Vocational Qualifications

Attendance forms
Workbooks
Knowledge tests (multiple choice)
Feedback forms
Certificates

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This course description is not a contract and content may be subject to change.
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Recording Care, Emergency Response
Safeguarding, Health & Safety
Food Hygiene, Fire Safety
Dementia, MCA, DOLS,
Challenging Behaviour
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