• You must be at least 19 years old.
• You must have lived within England for a minimum of three years and/or have residency status.
• The course fee is £811.
• You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.
This qualification enables learners to develop knowledge and understanding of caring for individuals with Dementia. Successful completion of the units will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of Dementia and its effects.
What will I learn
This qualification covers:
Understand how Person-Centred Approaches are used to Underpin the Care and Support of Individuals with Dementia
Principles of Communication and Interaction in Dementia Care and Support
Supporting Positive Interaction, Occupation and Activity in Dementia Care
Principles of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Dementia Care and Support
Understand how to Support Individuals with Dementia to Exercise Choice and Rights
Principles of the Administration of Medication and Well-being of Individuals with Dementia
How will I learn
Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.
This qualification can be used to support the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed for those working in or towards a dementia care role.
To apply for any of these courses or for any further enquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can work around your family and work commitments
You can study in the comfort of your own home
You can help support your family and friends who may have a health condition