This online course will enable you to gain additional skills and a qualification without disrupting your day-to-day life. You will have access to specialist support from dedicated tutors throughout the programme.
The aim of this qualification is to enable you to understand the types of dementia and the importance of early diagnoses, person-centred approaches in demntia care, the role of communication, interaction and inclusion in demnetia care and support. You will also learn about the use of medication to support individuals with dementia.
Learners can either be provided with a paper resource pack and assessment booklets to complete, or access to an online portal with e-resources and online assessments.
Please note that an administration charge of £100 will be charged if learners do not complete the course within the allocated 16 weeks.
If you are taking a course lasting more than one week, and the fee is more than £300, we can arrange for you to pay your fees in up to 8 equal instalments by standing order. An admin fee of £30 is charged for this service. Full terms and conditions will be supplied when you enrol.
If you are aged 19 or over and thinking of studying a Level 3 or 4 course, you may be entitled to an Advanced Learning Loan to help pay your tuition costs. Please see the fees and funding section more details.