Dementia Care
Overview

Free vision2learn courses are available to anyone who: 

- Is 19 or older 

- Is a resident of England 

- Has been a resident of the EU for at least 3 years


This Level 2 course provides learners with the key principles in supporting and caring for those with dementia, enabling them to actively assist individuals with the condition using appropriate methods.

Who is it for

We would recommend our Dementia care course for anyone currently working within the healthcare sector, particularly if working with the elderly; or those looking towards focusing their career on Dementia Care or caring for a relative with Dementia.

Description

During the course you will:

- Learn about the factors that contribute to effective dementia care

- Gain a practical insight into effective social and medical treatment

- Understand more about the benefits of a person centred approach

- Discover how interaction and active engagement provides relief for individuals with dementia


The course is made up of 7 units, each unit contains an assessment to demonstrate your knowledge of each subject area. Once you successfully complete all units you will achieve a Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care.


- Unit 1: Dementia awareness

- Unit 2: Person centred approaches

- Unit 3: Communication and interaction

- Unit 4: Equality, diversity and inclusion

- Unit 5: Administering medication

- Unit 6: Understanding behaviour

- Unit 7: Engaging in activities


You can study whenever and wherever you like, here at we vision2learn prides ourselves on supporting learner through their courses with a dedicated platform with a range of support materials, dedicated vmail service to your tutor and a dedicated telephone support team who are on hand to help with any questions you may have regarding your course or your assignments.

Requirements

Free vision2learn courses are available to anyone who:

- Is 19 or older

- Is a resident of England

- Has been a resident of the EU for at least 3 years

Career Path