NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

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Posted by Courses and Jobs on 17 November 2021

Course Title and Description

NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

Ref: 600/6355/5
Sector: Health, Public Services and Care, Health and Social Care

Level: Level 2
Minimum Entry Age: 16
GLH: 123
TQT: 150
Credit Value: 15

Awarding body: NCFE
Course Price:

Unit Overview:

What does this qualification cover?

This qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia.

It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues relating to the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

The qualification doesn't infer competence in the work role, but can be used to support the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed for those working in or towards a dementia care role.

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above who wish to progress onto further education or the workplace.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification; however learners might find it helpful if they've already achieved a Level 1 qualification in a health or social care related area.

How is this qualification structured?

To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care learners are required to successfully complete 7 mandatory units:

• Unit 01 Dementia awareness
• Unit 02 The person-centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
• Unit 03 Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
• Unit 04 Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
• Unit 05 Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach
• Unit 06 Understand behaviour in the context of dementia
• Unit 07 Understand the benefits of engaging in activities in social care

What related qualifications can you progress to?

This qualification provides progression to a number of qualifications including:

• Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
• Level 3 Diplomas in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

This qualification supports progression to employment and progression within employment for the following job roles:

• healthcare support service worker
• clinical healthcare support worker
• healthcare assistant
• nursing assistant
• mental health support worker
• mental health outreach worker
• substance misuse worker
• personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families.

Distance or online training is available.

Ask about payment plan or student loan.

For more information visit our website https://coursesandjobs.co.uk/
or speak to an advisor on: 020 3475 9775.

This course can be done remotely online with an assigned tutor and assessor.
A work placement will be required but can be arranged.

East London branch: 3 Oakfield House, Ilford, Essex IG11EF

About The Course

Posted 17 November 2021
Deadline 17 February 2022
Offer Type Online and Distance Learning
Category S-Healthcare
Sector Healthcare
Qualification Level Level 2
Total Units
Awarding Body NCFE
Duration At your own pace
Delivery Route Online Course Only
Career Level Student
Available to Start Immediately

Funding and Eligibility

Price for students not eligible for funding (if applicable)
Deposit Required Can be negotiated based on your current circumstances
Experience Required None
Previous Qualification Required None Required
Course Pathway Courses for both Work & University Progression
Course Funding Options Self-funded - Payment Plan Available
Payment Plan Yes
DBS Required Yes
Allowance Available Other - Can be Discussed
Social Services - Service Users Not Applicable
Suitable for Those on Benefits Yes - Universal Credit

Additional Information

About The Advertiser

Organisation Name Courses and Jobs
Contact Person The Advertising & Referrals Team
Phone Number 020 3475 9775
Address

3 Oakfield House, Ilford, Essex

Postcode IG11EF
ID ADM4195

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