The primary purpose of the qualification is to help you prepare to enter, or progress within, employment in job roles in the Health and Social Care sector, specifically roles that require knowledge and understanding of dementia. This qualification is appropriate for you if, in your day-to-day work role (or planned work role), you are in contact with people suffering from dementia.
This qualification is made up of units that will develop your knowledge, understanding and awareness, needed to work with people with dementia; including what dementia is, forms of dementia and the person-centred approach to dementia care and support. You will be able to use the knowledge you develop to underpin your competence.
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above who wish to progress onto further education or the workplace.
|Unit 1||Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care||2||2|
|Unit 2||The person centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia||2||2|
|Unit 3||Understand behaviour in the context of dementia||2||3|
|Unit 4||Dementia Awareness||2||2|
|Unit 5||Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person centred approach||2||2|
|Unit 6||Understand the Benefits of Engaging in Activities in Social Care||2||2|
|Unit 7||Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia||2||2|
Rhythmic Skills will provide support to Learners:
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care by an Ofqual regulated awarding body, United Kingdom.
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care – £ 500
Easy Monthly Instalment plan starting from – £ 175
The knowledge developed will enable you to progress to further study, including
intermediate and advanced apprenticeships and occupationally specific qualifications
including (but not restricted to):
This qualification is suitable for you if you are planning to start work in a range of job roles
or if you are seeking to progress within your current job role. Relevant job roles include:
|Duration||2 Months (Fast Track) 3 Months (Normal Track)|
|Delivery||Online or Blended Learning|
|Mode of Study: (Online & Blended)|
|Option 1: Full Payment|
|Fee (Actual)||£ 700|
|Fee (discounted)||£ 500|
|Option 2: Instalment Plan|
|Installment Plan:||Installment Fee: 700 £ 175 deposit Payment &3 monthly installments of £ 175|