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
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
This is delivered via distance learning
Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care
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.
Register your interest and you will be contacted with a date for enrolment.
No specific entry requirements, an initial assessment will be completed at enrolment
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:
- Social Care
- Social Work