Certificate in Dementia Care Level 2

This qualification is for those who work in a dementia care environment and aims to develop the knowledge and skills required when providing positive care for people with dementia and their families. This qualification is aligned to the National Dementia Strategy.

This qualification is for those who work in a dementia care environment and aims to develop the knowledge and skills required when providing positive care for people with dementia and their families. This qualification is aligned to the National Dementia Strategy.

As a taster qualification it can also be used as CPD across all levels. This makes it ideal for anyone who may need an understanding of this subject even though they are not directly involved in the care of individuals.

This Qualification is made up of 7 Units covering:

  • Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
  • The person-centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
  • Understand behaviour in the context of dementia
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach
  • Understand the Benefits of Engaging in Activities in Social Care
  • Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia

Average time to completion:

  • 8 - 12 weeks

Including Assignment Workbook and Resources:

  • £120 per person

Cost claim-back availability* upon certification from the Workforce Development Fund:

£300**

*You will need to be registered with the Workforce Development Fund if you wish to claim back costs.

** The claim-back £ value quoted above was correct as of 1st August 2021.