Being able to take part in things that are enjoyed helps people feel good and adds to their quality of life.
Activities are everything we do in our lives, from getting up in the morning to going to bed at night. Activities can include an occupation or role.Activity provision has a significant role to play in people’s lives ensuring that days are meaningful and that opportunities to feel engaged surround the person.
Activity Provision in Social Care setting – this course includes a series of lectures, videos and reflective opportunities. You will have access to lots of downloadable materials and PowerPoints that will act as your guide throughout the course. You will also have scheduled live monthly webinars for Question and Answers AND access to our discussion board for this particular module.
We aim to improve environments, motivate and achieve well-being for the person. This course will re-energising support workers and ensure they engage better in their practice.
Well-being and quality of life
Understanding mental health of older adults
Creating meaningful activity
Understanding skills and motivation
Supporting within our boundaries
Culture and activity provision
Signs and effects of inactivity
Benefits of activity
Roles for residents
Setting up an activity
Recording the activity
Dealing with the unforeseen
Sensory Activity ideas
Cognitive Activity ideas
Activity for dementia care
Monitoring activity and its benefits for the longer-term
This course is certified and is under Accreditation by CPD Standards. You can find out more about CPD Standards here. The course is available from November 23rd 2017
Course cost: €75
For more information call us on: 057 8713993 or email us: email@example.com to register your interest.