About the Dementia Care Certificate Program
This educational series is designed to improve the quality of care given to persons with dementia. It consists of four different modules and is available for participation in individual topics of interest. To earn the certificate of completion, individuals must participate in all four modules. The certificate is a voluntary credential demonstrating professional study of a particular topic area. It does not denote certification or that someone is certified in dementia care.
Person-Centered Care and Strategies to Avert Challenging Behaviors
Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1 - 4:15 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 12:30 - 4 p.m. Click here for the brochure
Thursday, Dec. 3, 8:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 1 - 4:30 p.m. Click here for the brochure
This training meets state requirements.
This program meets Minnesota’s current mandatory dementia care training requirements for:
Home care agency staff serving persons with dementia under MN Statute 144A.4796.
HWS/AL staff in serving persons in memory care programs under MN Statute 144D.065.
It is also designed to build a solid foundation of knowledge on which staff caring for persons with dementia can prepare for the new AL requirements when they go into effect.