Dublin Certificate in Evidence Based Dementia Care - Our Lady's Hospice & Care Services

Dublin Certificate in Evidence Based Dementia Care

The aim of the programme is to enhance the learner’s knowledge, skills and competence when providing person-centred holistic care and support to people living with dementia, and their family and carers.

  1. Understand dementia as a syndrome and the presenting characteristics of the most common subtypes of dementia.
  2. Discuss the concept of person-centred care and personhood and how these concepts underpin holistic dementia care.
  3. Understand the importance of effective interpersonal communication skills and apply person centred communication strategies when caring for people living with dementia and their carers.

Support an understanding of the evolving and changing evidence as a consequence of research conducted on people living with dementia.


35 NMBI CEUs and 40 RCPI CPD points
Wednesday 27th March 2024 - Wednesday 29th May 2024
This will be a blended learning course with online and in person classes (Education & Research Centre, Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Dublin)
Further Info:

Students will be required to be present onsite on Wednesday 27th March, Wednesday 17th April, Wednesday 29th May (Assessment day poster presentations)

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