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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

 

Dementia is one of the main causes of disability in later life, and cases are rising – by 2051, it’s expected that two million people in the UK will have dementia. If you work with people with dementia, it’s important that you understand the condition and know how to provide the best possible care for each individual. In our level 2 Principles of Dementia Care course, you will learn all about approaches to dementia care. You’ll gain insight into how dementia affects the way people behave and interact, as well as how best to communicate with people who have dementia.

  • Understand the different forms of dementia
  • Learn how to support individuals through person-centred care
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of care
  • Learn positive communication methods
  • Learn issues around the use of medication

 

Downloadable Content

Course PDF

 

Key Information

Cost

Fully Funded*

Awarding Body

NCFE CACHE

Duration

6 Weeks

Delivery

Online

Paper-based

*subject to eligibility

You must live in England and be over 19 years old to be eligible.

Fill out the online enrolment form for access to the induction process.