Becoming Dementia Care Ready!

Course objectives:

There are seven core competency domains in supporting persons with dementia. Join this course, organised by St Luke’s Hospital, and be equipped with in-depth knowledge and skills to provide direct care and support to persons with dementia and their caregivers.

Course Content:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to apply the necessary knowledge and skills in dementia care management practices in accordance to their organisational policies and procedures:

  • Assess persons with dementia
  • Apply person-centred care at Work
  • Support the well-being of persons with dementia
  • Minimise the impact of behaviours of concern
  • Maintain the dignity, skill and health of persons with dementia
  • Assist persons with dementia in palliative care
  • Assist caregivers to support persons with dementia

Who Should Attend: Enrolled Nurse, Registered Nurse, Allied Health Professionals (Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist), Psychosocial Staff (Social Worker)

Competency Mapping (DCCF):

  • Able to connect and communicate effectively with persons with dementia. (DCCF)
  • Able to identify common pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions. (DCCF)

For Enquiry, please contact us at: sla_admin@stluke.org.sg (6895 2786)