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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

Benefits

  • Free of charge for those 19 years of age or over (subject to eligibility detailed below)
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Ideal for anyone who wishes to develop their understanding of dementia
  • Learn the principles of supporting individuals with dementia to live fulfilled lives
  • Perfect if you wish to develop your career with individuals with dementia conditions
  • Improve your skills to help create a long-standing career pathway
  • 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

Units You Will Study

  • Dementia awareness
  • Person centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
  • Understanding the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
  • Understanding equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
  • Understanding the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach
  • Understanding behaviour in the context of dementia
  • Understanding the benefits of engaging in activities in social care

Eligibility

To access this course free of charge, you must be age 19 or older at the start of the current academic year and have been a UK/EU/EEA resident for 3 years or longer. Funding is subject to change

Are you ready to find out more? The first step is to register your interest using the REGISTER INTEREST facility.

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