Alzheimer & Dementia

Alzheimer & Dementia

The intent of this course is to direct-care staff in adult day care, assisted living facility, home health care staff, techniques, strategies, and skills to care for adults with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. It includes activities that allow participants to practice the skills and strategies they have learned.

Recommended for

  • Adult Day Care Staff
  • Assisted Living Facility Staff
  • Home Health Care Staff
  • Hospice Staff
  • Nursing Home Staff

Class Information

  • Adult Day Care Center
    • Course Duration
      • 1-hour initial training
        • Required w/in 1st 3 months of employment
      • 3-hours additional training
        • Required w/in 9 months of employment
      • Times: Call or check our calendar
      • Dates: Call or check our calendar
      • Cost: 1-hour ($15)
      • Cost: 3-hours ($35)
  • Assisted Living Facility
    • Course Duration
      • 4-hours initial training
        • Required w/in 1st 3 months of employment
      • 4-hours additional training
        • Required w/in 9 months of employment
      • Times: Call or check our calendar
      • Dates: Call or check our calendar
      • Cost: 4-hours ($45)
  • Home Health Care Staff
    • Duration
      • 2-hours total training
    • Times: Call or check our calendar
    • Dates: Call or check our calendar
    • Cost: 2-hour ($25)
  • Hospice
    • Course Duration
      • 1-hour initial training
        • Required w/in 1st 3 months of employment
      • 3-hours additional training
        • Required w/in 9 months of employment
      • Times: Call or check our calendar
      • Dates: Call or check our calendar
      • Cost: 1-hour ($15)
      • Cost: 3-hours ($35)
  • Nursing Homes
    • Course Duration
      • 1-hour initial training
        • Required w/in 1st 3 months of employment
      • 3-hours additional training
        • Required w/in 9 months of employment
      • Times: Call or check our calendar
      • Dates: Call or check our calendar
      • Cost: 1-hour ($15)
      • Cost: 3-hours ($35)

What’s covered in this course?

  • Behaviors associated with Alzheimer & Dementia
  • Causes, stages, and needs
  • Effective communication
  • Behavior identification
  • Assisting with ADL
  • Collaborative team work with primary caregiver

Registration & Payment

  • Check our website for available schedule (Dates/Days/Time)
  • Complete our online (or in person) registration form
  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $25
  • The $25 is applied to remaining balance
  • Payments via PayPal: CPRCNA@Cardibeats.com
  • Deposits or full payment may be made in person
  • Entire cost of the class needs to be paid in full on or before your first day.
  • Unfortunately, no personal checks

Required Student Manual:

  • Textbook – N/A
  • E-Book – N/A

 

Pre-Requisites

  • Healthcare professional working with patients diagnosed with Alzheimer/Dementia

Schedule:      

  • See scheduled courses
  • Combo courses available

What’s INCLUDED?

  • Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Hands on practice/skills & Evaluation
  • Post course written Exam
  • Certificates within 24 hours or same day
  • Covers infant/child/adult
  • Beverages (available for purchase $1)
  • Snacks (available for purchase $1)