The qualification aims to assess your knowledge and understanding of practices in the care of individuals with dementia. It can also be used to prepare you for employment and professional development for those who wish to gain knowledge in this specialist area of practice. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia. You will cover areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues around the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.
There are no formal entry requirements to study this course. This course is suitable for learners aged 16 and above. These courses are usually FREE– unless you are working for a large employer.
Delivery and Assessment
You will complete workbooks by post/email/online.
Once you have successfully completed this course you could continue to study other NCFE courses or find employment in the sector.