A new case of dementia arises somewhere in the world every four seconds. Dementia is a far-reaching condition that impacts the individual, but often devastate their family, friends and entire lifestyles. Whether you are looking to start or develop a career in the care industry, or you simply want to know more about dementia for personal reasons, this course is the perfect place to start, as it explores crucial elements of the different types of dementia. The knowledge you will gain from this course could help you care for a friend or relative with dementia and enhance your understanding of their needs and behaviour.
This course is suitable for those working in the care profession, or anyone looking into a career in this field of work. This qualification is also suitable for home carers or anyone who has an interest in learning more about dementia.
Care and supporting individuals with dementia
Communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
Equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
Administration of medication to individuals with dementia
Behaviour in context of dementia
Benefits of social care activities
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a dedicated Development Coach.
Usually, if you are aged 24 and above and paid more than the annual national living wage, you would have to contribute 50% towards the cost of this qualification.
However, because we are committed to giving you the qualifications you need when you need them, we have decided as a business to make funding available for the full cost of this qualification regardless of your age.
This allows you to purely focus on obtaining your qualification, and making an impact on your future.
3 months (can be completed sooner)
This course is delivered via distance learning, which gives you the flexibility to choose when and where you study.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will have earned a nationally recognised qualification, opening different doors for your future.
By completing this qualification, you can put your certificate towards establishing a long-standing career pathway within the healthcare sector.
We’re all about making an impact, be that individuals making an impact through their day-to-day work, or by organisations making their impact on our economy.
As a national training provider, we make this impact throughout the UK, with expertise in childcare, healthcare, business, and IT and digital skills.
To enrol, complete the form below, call us on 01753 596 004, or email us.