CPT with the assistance of the National and International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, will provide training in Dementia for Correctional Personnel. Staff can be certified as Correctional Dementia Certified Practitioners, through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners or Certified as Trainers. Nursing staff can obtain CDUs through CPT.
Upon completing the 8-hour live in-service training, staff may apply for CDTCP Certified Dementia Trained Correctional Personnel certification with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners Applications provided in class. Contact www.nccdp.org for information about certification.