PROVIDING SUPPORT TO THE HEALTH  
AND SOCIAL CARE WORKFORCE
TO IMPROVE THE LIVES OF OLDER PEOPLE
AND THOSE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA 

SYLVIA COWLEARD

Sylvia has been providing training and HR support to the care sector for over twenty years, devising and delivering creative, interactive and experience led programmes of training to effect positive change of practice within the care setting. All activities ensure an approach that is diverse, enabling and inspiring.
In addition to delivering sessions in a training room, Sylvia has coached and mentored carers and home managers, working alongside them to ensure best practice. She has first-hand experience as a carer enabling her to relate to different perspectives of care.  
Sylvia has experience of working with a variety of organisations including local authorities, private and independent organisations and charities such as Hampshire County Council, London Boroughs of Lewisham and Barnet, Abbeyfield Society, Dementia Pathfinders, Support in Dementia and Dementia UK. 
Sylvia Cowleard photo

New Partnership

We are delighted to announce that Beeches Training and Support in Dementia have formed a partnership and have been approved by OCN London to deliver qualifications and accredited courses. 
 
This exciting new partnership will enable us to deliver the QCF Award in Awareness of Dementia at Levels 2 and 3 to health and social care professionals across the country. If you would like to find out how we can support your staff to achieve this qualification, please contact us at sylvia@beechestraining.co.uk or enquiries@supportindementia.com
We are currently delivering the QCF at Level 2 and 3 for Bravery Care at Autumn Lodge, Hove. Jackie Wenhan, Care Home Manager at Autumn Lodge said:

‘We are very excited as we embark on the QCF Level 2 and 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia in 2017.To gain a specialist qualification in dementia is a wonderful opportunity for our staff team to build on current knowledge and experience and develop specialist skills in providing person-centred dementia care for everyone at Autumn Lodge’.
logos of beeches training and support in dementia
ocn london logo

“I’m going back to the workplace feeling extremely inspired by Sylvia’s delivery of this session. She held my attention throughout. I am feeling passionate about making a difference.” 
Testimonial
Jade Hamilton-Woodruff, 
Ticehurst Residential Home
"I found this course fantastic. I know it will make my work more effective. It was a lovely human and fun way of learning."
Testimonial
Charmaine Jarvis,
Hampshire County Council

TRAINING COURSES


Beeches training participants in classrom
Areas of expertise include:

Dementia

Communication and behaviour

Young onset dementia

Safeguarding of vulnerable adults

Mental Capacity Act 2005

QCF Award in Dementia Awareness

Cognitive stimulation therapy

HR support and guidance

Training courses can be tailored to meet your specific needs. Please contact Sylvia to discuss your requirements and costs.

PARTNERSHIPS


Partners shaking hands
What our partners say:

“Sylvia has been working in partnership with PaCT (Partnership in Care Training) since 2011. During this time, she has developed and delivered some bespoke training for us. She has developed a dementia pathway to support the QCF level 2 Diploma and she has supported us to develop a level 3 Dementia Certificate for staff wanting to develop their knowledge and understanding and then be able to put their skills into practice. Sylvia has taken the time to visit our services and really understand the needs of our homes and staff.” 

Anne Green, 
Workforce Development Officer PaCT, 
Hampshire County Council


OUR CLIENTS INCLUDE



Best Training Initiative 2016



contact us


Contact Us

Share by: