NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

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Dementia is one of the main causes of disability in later life, and cases are rising – by 2051, it’s expected that two million people in the UK will have dementia. If you work with people with dementia, it’s important that you understand the condition and know how to provide the best possible care for each individual. In our level 2 Principles of Dementia Care course, you will learn all about approaches to dementia care. You’ll gain insight into how dementia affects the way people behave and interact, as well as how best to communicate with people who have dementia.

Course Units

- Understand the different forms of dementia
- Learn how to support individuals through person-centred care
- Develop knowledge and understanding of care
- Learn positive communication methods
- Learn issues around the use of medication

Progression Options

Choosing to do this Level 2 Course in the Principles of Dementia Care, could lead to careers in Health and Social Care. The course would be particularly useful for job roles such as:

- Senior Care Worker (£17,000 to £27,000)
- Care Worker (£13,500 to £25,000)
- Care Home Managers (£25,000 to £55,000)

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Who is NCFE?

NCFE is the oldest qualification awarding organisation in the UK, recognised for providing vocational, technical and continuous professional development (CPD) educational products and services aligned to the needs of learners, educators and employers. It is a registered educational charity dedicated to learning for over 150 years.

- Showcase to employers that you have gained a recognised and regulated qualification in your specific sector

- Last year alone, over a quarter of a million learners chose to learn via NCFE CACHE

- Build the foundations to improve your job prospects