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Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Level 1 AD Update Course - Senior Care Friday 22nd November 2019
Price: €110.00

This one day education & training programme is for staff working in continuing/residential care & day care settings for older people. The programme is only available for staff who have already completed the ‘Activity Therapy Staff Training – Alzheimer’s/Dementia’ two day programme. All certificates need to be updated within 3 months of the expiration of the basic course certificate. A Certificate lasts for a maximum of two years, but can be renewed every two years by either partaking in an update course or a practitioner course (exam based).

The update course includes new practices in using the ImaginationGYM method with Alzheimer's & Dementia clients, changes in the regulatory environment with regard to the practices used in the workshops and an update on new or modified resources available to you.



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Resource Pack  - Alzheimer's & Dementia Workshop
Resource Pack - Alzheimer's & Dementia Workshop
Price: €111.00

This resource pack is needed to run the activity Alzheimer's and Dementia workshop in Nursing Homes and Day Care Centres. Each pack consists of the following: Room Spray Aromatherapy Massage oils Music CD's ImaginationGYM CD Generally a pack will last approximately one year, but this is dependent on the number of workshops run and the size of the facility. The are no other ongoing overheads apart from optional re-certification of the facility every two years. Please note that the resource packs should not be used unless the facilitator has been on an ImaginationGYM approved training course as there are occasional circumstances under which the oils or spray should not be used.


This Pack is usually only handed out on training days so no postage has been included. Only one pack is needed per center, so for example if 3 personnel from the same center are attending a trianing course it would only be necessary to purchase one pack
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Workshop Coordinator Training Course
Workshop Coordinator Training Course
Price per Participant €170.00

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Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Practitioner Level 1- Training Monday 25th November 2019 - Dublin
Price: €175.00

This one day education & training programme is for staff working in continuing/residential care & day care settings for older people. The programme is only available for staff who have already completed the ‘Activity Therapy Staff Training – Alzheimer’s/Dementia’ one day programme (Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland category 1 approved) and who have been using the activity therapy in residential care & day care settings with a demonstrable consistency (minimum 4 months).

The programme teaches nurses an advanced level of theory which is behind the basic practices introduced in the original course, giving the practitioners a greater understanding of the science behind the methodology. The course also measures the participant’s level of ability in implementing the practical elements of the activity therapy such as massage and correct use of oils and sprays. A theory test is also presented at the end of the programme. On successful completion of the programme nurses will be approved to facilitate workshops in any residential care & day care setting for older people and will automatically credit their place of work as an approved ImaginationGYM place of practice for the duration of the nurses involvement.

Registered nurses will receive 5 training credits (cpd) for attendance on the course
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ImaginationGYM senior care programme'
Practitioner Level 2 Mayo Friday 29th November 2019 Senior Care
Price: €175.00

This is the update course for those who are registered ImaginationGYM Practitioners. It is only available to those who have completed Practitioner Level 1. The course must be taken between 24 and 30 months after Level 1 has been completed. The course contains multiple updates for the last two years and new practices being utilised in the implementation of the ImaginationGYM activity programme.

The course includes a written and practical exam similar in format to the Level 1 course.

Further information is also provided on the 'science behind the ImaginationGYM senior care programme', new research and additional ImaginationGYM resources that can be used in your care environment.
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Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Practitioner Level 1- Training Mayo Tuesday 25th February 2020
Price: €175.00

The training day provides feedback and latest research in the use of the Level One programme with older people. The staff will also achieve a higher level of knowledge and competency in the more advanced theories underlining the methodology of ImaginationGYM more info
Practitioner Level 2 Mayo Friday 29th November 2019 Senior Care
Practitioner Level 2 Mayo Friday 29th November 2019 Senior Care
Price: €175.00

This is the update course for those who are registered ImaginationGYM Practitioners. It is only available to those who have completed Practitioner Level 1. The course must be taken between 24 and 30 months after Level 1 has been completed. The course contains multiple updates for the last two years and new practices being utilised in the implementation of the ImaginationGYM activity programme.

The course includes a written and practical exam similar in format to the Level 1 course.

Further information is also provided on the 'science behind the ImaginationGYM senior care programme', new research and additional ImaginationGYM resources that can be used in your care environment.
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Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Practitioner Level 1- Training Monday 25th November Dublin Senior Care
Price: €175.00

This one day education & training programme is for staff working in continuing/residential care & day care settings for older people. The programme is only available for staff who have already completed the ‘Activity Therapy Staff Training – Alzheimer’s/Dementia’ one day programme (Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland category 1 approved) and who have been using the activity therapy in residential care & day care settings with a demonstrable consistency (minimum 4 months).

The programme teaches nurses an advanced level of theory which is behind the basic practices introduced in the original course, giving the practitioners a greater understanding of the science behind the methodology. The course also measures the participant’s level of ability in implementing the practical elements of the activity therapy such as massage and correct use of oils and sprays. A theory test is also presented at the end of the programme. On successful completion of the programme nurses will be approved to facilitate workshops in any residential care & day care setting for older people and will automatically credit their place of work as an approved ImaginationGYM place of practice for the duration of the nurses involvement.

Registered nurses will receive 5 training credits (cpd) for attendance on the course
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Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Practitioner Level 1- Training Friday 6th December Cork 2019
Price: €175.00

The training day provides feedback and latest research in the use of the Level One programme with older people. The staff will also achieve a higher level of knowledge and competency in the more advanced theories underlining the methodology of ImaginationGYM more info
Elder/Senior Care Nurse Training
Practitioner Level 1- Training Thurs 10th Oct Cork 2019
Price: €175.00

The training day provides feedback and latest research in the use of the Level One programme with older people. The staff will also achieve a higher level of knowledge and competency in the more advanced theories underlining the methodology of ImaginationGYM more info
   
 
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