Where will this course lead?

Will help to progress within a variety of sectors and in a number of job roles where an understanding of Dementia and knowledge of how to support people with Dementia is required

What will I study?

Awareness of dementia, factors that can influence communication and interaction, person-centred approach, equality, diversity and inclusion in Dementia Care, understand behaviour in the context of dementia, understand the benefits of engaging in activities in social care

How will this course be delivered?

This is delivered via distance learning

What qualifications will I get?

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care

How will I be assessed?

Assessments will be marked by an allocated tutor who will provide you with detailed feedback. You will be assessed against criteria where all learning outcomes of the course have to be covered; your tutor will give you guidance for this.

How do I get a place on the course?

Register your interest and you will be contacted with a date for enrolment.

What are the entry requirements?

No specific entry requirements, an initial assessment will be completed at enrolment

What can I do after this course?

Could progress to:
Level 2 Award and certificates in Mental Health problems
Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Preparing to work in adult social care
Level 2 and 3 certificates for working in the Health sector
Level 2 and 3 Diplomas in Health & Social Care

Relevant employment within:
- Healthcare
- Social Care
- Social Work


Blossomfield Campus

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Part Time