Training Overview

Shakespeare Training provides bespoke packages of training in both social and health care settings, which are designed to promote quality care for people with dementia.


All courses are custom made, to ensure we meet commissioner's needs and requirements.

Course duration is dependent upon subject matter selected and may vary from half a day to 3 or more days.


The training is evidence based and has practical application. It aims to increase staffs' knowledge and equip staff with practical strategies that can be embedded into practice in order to provide person-centred care for people with dementia.


Reference material and suggestered further reading is available following the course.

A certificate of attendance is issued.


Training days are interactive and a variety of training methods are used including:

Case studies

Experiential exercises


Presentations and discussions

DVD clips

Role play

"Helen was excellent, presented very clearly"

Delegate: Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust


Dementia Champions: Award ceremony following successful implementation of ward based projects.

Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, July 2011