Autism Or Dementia Training for Support Worker

Skill Building – Support Workers Training

Autism Or Dementia Training for Support Worker

Length of Course:  3hrs each course

Prerequisites: None

Cost:  $107 per course, per person  (group and offsite bookings please enquire here)

Course Introduction

In an industry where Autism Spectrum Disorder and Dementia are prevalent, these are important courses for Support Workers and carers. During these trainings, you will learn how to recognise various characteristics and traits of persons on the spectrum and how to manage and provide assistance to ASD clients under your care as well as the different types of dementia and how to manage and adapt their care techniques for clients with dementia.

Autism Training – Key Competences Covered

  • Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Symptoms and diagnosis
  • Living with ASD
  • Assisting someone with ASD
  • Helpful organisations and information

Dementia Training – Key Competences Covered

  • Understanding Dementia
  • Types of Dementia
  • Signs and symptoms of Dementia
  • Dementia risk reduction
  • Managing Dementia clients as a support worker

Autism or Dementia Training Course Certification

A certificate of achievement is issued on completion of the course.