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DCM™ for Realising Person Centred Care

DCM™ for Realising Person Centred Care - a course to equip you to use Dementia Care Mapping™ within your organisation to recognise positive care practices as well as to facilitate changes in practice where this is required.

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Learning outcomes and structure

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand person centred dementia care, and its application in practice
  • Describe the psychological needs of people with dementia, and ways to meet them
  • Use DCM™ to assess and make recommendations for the realisation of person centred dementia care
  • Brief colleagues on the use of DCM™.

Structure

The course covers:

  • The underlying philosophy of person-centred care
  • The four coding frames used in Dementia Care Mapping™
  • The rules governing coding, processing of the data and practical issues around briefing and feeding back to care staff.

Dementia Care MappingTM for Realising Person Centred Care courses delivered online

We are now offering our award winning Dementia Care Mapping™ for Realising Person Centred Care training online using a range of different methods to support your learning including live tutorials on Zoom and self-directed learning using videos, quizzes, reading and discussion forums on our virtual learning environment, Canvas.

Please note, the May 2022 DCM™ course is now fully booked

A further course will commence on Monday 02nd May 2022 and we are now taking bookings for this course. The structure of this course is:  

  • Week commencing02/05/2022– self-directed learning (1.5 hours), watching videos online and making introductions on our virtual learning environment  
  • Week commencing 09/05/2022 – 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (10th & 12th 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time  
  • Week commencing 16/05/2022– 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (17th & 19th 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time  
  • Week commencing23/05/2022 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (24th9:00-13:30) with 6-8 hours self-directed learning to complete some Mapping before the final tutorial  
  • Week commencing 18/07/2022 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (19th 9:00-13:30)  

The cost of the course is £975 per person and includes all online & hard copy training materials, access to our University online learning platform including our online library services, support from our expert DCM trainers for the duration of the course and a certificate of completion.  

If you would like to book a place on the course, please complete the below May 2022 booking form.  Please note we can only accept word processed forms, preferably as a Microsoft Word document, however, PDFs will be accepted. 

 

The next course will commence on Monday 05th September 2022 and we are now taking bookings. The structure of this course is:   

  • Week commencing 05/09/2022 – self-directed learning (1.5 hours), watching videos online and making introductions on our virtual learning environment.
  • Week commencing 19/09/2022 – 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (19th & 21st 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time 
  • Week commencing 26/09/2022 – 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (26th & 28th 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time  
  • Week commencing 03/10/2022 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (03rd 9:00-13:30) with 6-8 hours self-directed learning to complete some Mapping before the final tutorial  
  • Week commencing 28/11/2022 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (28th 9:00-13:30)  

The cost of the course is £975 per person and includes all online & hard copy training materials, access to our University online learning platform including our online library services, support from our expert DCM trainers for the duration of the course and a certificate of completion.   

If you would like to book a place on the course, please complete the below September 2022 booking form.  Please note we can only accept word processed forms, preferably as a Microsoft Word document, however, PDFs will be accepted.

 

The next course will commence on Monday 24th October 2022 and we are now taking bookings. The structure of this course is:   

  • Week commencing 24/10/2022 – self-directed learning (1.5 hours), watching videos online and making introductions on our virtual learning environment.
  • Week commencing 31/10/2022 – 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (31st & 02nd 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time  
  • Week commencing 07/11/2022 – 2 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorials (07th & 09th 9:00-13:30) and 4.5 hours self-directed learning in your own time  
  • Week commencing 14/11/2022 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (16th 9:00-13:30) with 6-8 hours self-directed learning to complete some Mapping before the final tutorial   
  • Week commencing 09/01/2023 – 1 x 4.5 hour zoom tutorial (09th 9:00-13:30)  

The cost of the course is £975 per person and includes all online & hard copy training materials, access to our University online learning platform including our online library services, support from our expert DCM trainers for the duration of the course and a certificate of completion.   

If you would like to book a place on the course, please complete the below October 2022 booking form.  Please note we can only accept word processed forms, preferably as a Microsoft Word document, however, PDFs will be accepted.

DCM™ Online Course Booking Forms May 2022

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DCM™ Online Course Booking Forms September 2022

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DCM™ Online Course Booking Forms October 2022

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DCM™ Online Refresher Course Booking Forms 27 June 22 and 1st July 22

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DCM™ for Realising Person Centred Care: Refresher Day

This workshop is designed for people who have completed a course in DCM for Realising Person Centred Care (Version 8) but who feel that they need a refresher on the DCM tool and process.

During the course the following topics will be covered:

  • The DCM cycle
  • The four coding frames
  • Operational rules
  • Feeding back mapping data

We are now offering our Dementia Care Mapping™ Refresher course online via Zoom. 

This is a two-day Refresher course, and the next course will take place on Monday 27th June 2022 (09.00am-13.30pm) and Friday 1st July 2022 (09.00am-13.30pm).

The cost of the course is £225 per person and includes electronic training materials, support from our expert Dementia Care Mapping™ trainers for the duration of the course and a certificate of completion.

If you would like to book a place on the course, please complete the below booking form and return to dementia@bradford.ac.uk

 

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Get in touch

If you would like to book a place on this course or would like further information, including next available dates, please email dementia@bradford.ac.uk