As life expectancy rises in the developed world, more cases of dementia are being diagnosed. Currently 700,000 people in the UK have dementia and this figure is expected to double over the next few decades. It is essential, therefore, that health and social care workers are equipped with the knowledge and understanding to support individuals with dementia, contributing to the quality of life to which every individual is entitled. The Certificate in Dementia Care will help to improve health and care services supporting individuals diagnosed with dementia.
This qualification is for anyone who wishes to develop their knowledge and understanding of Dementia care. It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication, different types of dementia, promoting rights, choices, equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care.
Who is it for?
This course is suitable for any person who works with people with a form of dementia in health and social care and wants to who wants a better understanding of dementia and how to effectively support people with the condition in any care setting,
Candidates will be supplied with
- Course Workbook
- Research Guidance
- A dedicated knowledgeable assessor
These resources will assist the learner by guiding their learning and supporting them to gather the necessary evidence to attain this level 2 qualification.
Learners will need to
- Attend regular sessions with their assessor, where information and guidance will be given, targets set and evaluated and assessment of evidence gathered by the learner will take place.
- Provide the assessor with opportunities to observe their working practices, to assess that they know how to put their knowledge into practice.
We find this personalised regular contact ensures a good working relationship with between the learner and assessor and helps maintain our excellent attainment levels.
CONTACT VISION TRAINING TO SEE IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS FREE QUALIFICATION Telephone: 01642 673 255