Training Opportunities

The LIVING the Dementia Journey curriculum uses presentations, individual reflections, small and large group discussions, and experiential learning formats to meet the needs of adult learners. There are two training options to choose from.

Overview Workshop

Workshop Details

  • 1-day interactive in-person training or two four-hour sessions virtually
  • For community members, family care partners, team members at home care/service organizations, and those providing support at long-term care and retirement homes

Learning Objectives

  • Be introduced to the six program modules
  • Gain an increased understanding of dementia and the experience of living with it
  • Be introduced to strategies to support the well-being of people living with dementia

Registration Fee

  • In person – $300 CDN per person (workbook included)
  • Virtual – $225 CDN per person (workbook included)

Please contact us for more information about the Overview Workshop.

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Train-the-Trainer Workshop

Workshop Details

  • 2-day interactive in-person training or four four-hour sessions virtually
  • For organizations interested in building capacity to train and support their teams

Learning Objectives

  • Become a certified facilitator of the LIVING the Dementia Journey Overview Workshop
  • Fully explore and learn how to deliver the six program modules
  • Gain adult learning and facilitation skills
  • Practice facilitating sections of the curriculum

Registration Fees

  • $700 CDN per person (in-person delivery) or $650 CDN per person (virtual delivery)
  • One-time educational materials fee (based on the size of the organization):
    • For long-term care and retirement homes with:
      Up to 100 beds – $1,500 CDN
      Up to 1500 beds – $3,000 CDN
      Up to 3000 beds – $5,000 CDN
    • For service organizations with:
      Up to 100 team members – $1,500 CDN
      Up to 1500 team members – $3,000 CDN
      Up to 3000 team members – $5,000 CDN
  • Annual Subscription – $300 CDN. This annual fee includes:
    • Early notification of upcoming webinars and course offerings
    • Program updates and ongoing support
    • Recognition as having certified LDJ facilitators on your team
    • Use of the LDJ logo on your website and promotional material
    • Re-certification for LDJ facilitators
    • Regularly scheduled LDJ Community of Practice meetings
    • Access to online portal
  • Participant Workbooks
    • After completion of the Train-the-Trainer Workshop, participant workbooks for the Overview Workshops can be ordered for $20 CDN plus shipping.

Please contact us for more information about the Train-the-Trainer Workshop.

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