Training Courses

DSDC offers a variety of courses as well as in-house training.

What courses do DSDC run?

The following courses have become established as the most popular across health, social care, housing and acute care.  Each offers an ideal evidence-based approach to the subject, with clear learning outcomes and with proven practical value across all professional groups.

Best Practice – internationally recognised organisational learning programme for staff working in care settings using a validated cascade model

Intersection of Dementia + Design - the world's leading specialist programme on dementia design

Leading the way in dementia care: a leadership programme for social care managers –  DSDC’s most popular management and leadership development programme

Dementia education for family carers and volunteers - Our 10 helpful hints day discusses practical ways of coping and introduce you to local services and sources of support.

Making activity meaningful for people with dementia – the essential course for anyone involved in organising activities for people with dementia

If none of these courses quite fits the bill then why not

Everyone felt that they had increased their knowledge and understanding of Dementia and Person Centred Care. Many of them articulated how this increased knowledge had improved communication with clients and their families, enabled them to see and understand the person not just the dementia..

Valerie Smith
Senior Associate Surrey Care Association