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Mandatory Dementia specific training regulation

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Does anyone know exactly how the regulation regarding mandatory dementia specific training is worded? Where can I find this regulation? What qualifications must the trainer have? I understand specific topics are to be covered. We currently have an outside service coming in to do the training but it is sometimes difficult to get our part timers in as they are in school during the day. Could a manager with experience conduct the training? Are there any videos or books that can be used to help satisfy this regulation?

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I am completing the certification course for dementia training. In Indiana it is offered at Ivy Tech Community College.

The qualifications vary. Here they require someone to be certified to conduct the courses.

It is listed through continuing education. The Alzheimer association can give you additional help too.

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