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Long Term Care Education and Training

Ageing and Disability Services (ADS) is dedicated to informing the public and stakeholders about training opportunities in the field of long-term care.

The target audience for the training is divided into the following categories:

General Public – education events that are appropriate for anyone with interest in the area of LTC

Family caregivers– training targeted at family and friends providing care to loved ones.

Care professionals – training targeted at professional caregivers and health care professionals. (CPD) next to the topic indicates continuing professional development credit

LTC Management – training targeted at persons managing long term care services

Some courses may be suitable for one or more category and will be identified accordingly.

If you would like to add a training opportunity to the list, please complete the ADS training form (editable) and send it to ADS ads@gov.bm

Target Audience

Date and Time                 

Provider

Training

Care Professionals Feb thru Nov 2018,  2-4pm Dept. of Health Community Health Nursing

Personal Care (CPD) – Feb 1

Caregiver wellness (CPD) – March 1

End of life (CPD)- April 5

Infection control (CPD) – May 3

Type 2 Diabetes (CPD)- June 7

Psycho social care (CPD)- Aug 16

Assisting with activities of daily living(CPD)- Sept 6

Managing challenging family situations (CPD)- Oct 4

Special needs of the elderly (CPD)- Nov 1

Family Caregivers, Care Professionals Jan 25 2018,  6:00pm Learning Disabilities Association of Bermuda How to Build your Child’s Emotional Intelligence (CPD)
Family Caregivers, Care Professionals Feb 22 2018, 6:00pm Learning Disabilities Association of Bermuda Occupational Therapy 101: A guide for parents and educators (CPD)
Family Caregivers, Care Professionals

March 29 2018, 6:00pm

Learning Disabilities Association of Bermuda Grief and Loss/Anxiety in Children (CPD)
Family Caregivers, Care Professionals April 26 2018, 6:00pm Learning Disabilities Association of Bermuda ADHD (CPD)

General Public , Family caregivers & Care Professionals

Jan and Feb 2018 Bermuda Red Cross Psychosocial First Aid Responders course
General Pubilc & Family caregivers Jan, Feb and March 2018 Bermuda Red Cross

Traditional Community First Aid and Safety

 

Family Caregivers


 

 

 

Ongoing Action on Alzheimer's and Dementia Individual education for family members and persons living with dementia via the Occupational Therapist
Ongoing Action on Alzheimer's and Dementia Caring for a Person with Alzheimer’s – Practical Tips Handbook
Ongoing Community Health Nursing, Department of Health Health education for families as part of the health visiting programme
Ongoing Bermuda College TDS 1116 Dementia for Family Care Givers course

Care Professionals                            

 

 

 

Ongoing Bermuda Hospitals Board Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses
Ongoing Community Health Nursing, Department of Health Health education in service workshops –open to all formal caregivers ( calendar). For more information contact community health nursing

Ongoing

 

Bermuda College

 

Certificate for Nursing Assistants
TDS 1115 Dementia Care course
Certificate for Activities Specialist

LTC Management

 

 

 

 

 

Ongoing

 

 

 

 

 

Bermuda College

 

 

 

 

 

Medical Administrative Assistant
TDS 1070 Entrepreneurship Certificate
Certificate in Non Profit Administration
Certificate in Office Operations
AMA Certificate in Human Resource Management
AMA Certificate in General Management
ILM Leadership and Management Development
TDS 1050 Certificate in Non Profit Administration

Inclusion of a training or resource site does not imply that Ageing and Disability Services endorses the content, nor does exclusion imply that a particular site/training is of no value. These links are meant as informational only and ADS makes no guarantee as to the accuracy or relevance of the information. Questions must be sent to the organization providing the training

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