Principles of Dementia Care

Course Overview

  • 8 - 12 weeks
  • 299.00

Course Summary

This course is suitable for those working in the care profession, or anyone looking into a career in this field of work. This qualification is also suitable for home carers or anyone who has an interest in learning more about dementia.

This course is split into seven manageable units:
Unit 1: Dementia awareness
Unit 2: Person-centered approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
Unit 3: Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
Unit 4: Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
Unit 5: Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach
Unit 6: Understand behaviour in the context of dementia
Unit 7: Understand the benefits of engaging in activities in social care

• Gain a nationally recognised qualification
• Create a long-standing career pathway within the care industry
• Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where to study
• Personal tutors are assigned to ensure you have the support needed to succeed.

Qualification Title:

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care

Entry Requirements

This course is ideal for learners who wish to gain a basic knowledge of mental health and the effects it can have on both individuals and society. Anyone who currently works in health and social care settings would benefit from this course, as well as those who would like to raise their awareness of mental health for personal reasons. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

Where can you take the exam?

You can book your exam for just £75 inc VAT when you are ready at our centre in Whitechapel