Introduction to Dementia Awareness
This course is suitable for anyone who may be caring for someone who has dementia or anyone who would like to start a career in the care sector.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for anyone who may be caring for someone who has dementia or anyone who would like to start a career in the care sector. It is delivered at our Ilkeston Adult and Community Campus.
There are no formal entry requirements.
What will you learn?
You will gain an introductory understanding of:
- The causes, symptoms and effects of different types of dementia
- Relevant communication skills
- Understanding behaviour in the context of dementia
How will you learn?
You will attend classes, undertake a variety of tasks and activities, and produce a portfolio of evidence.
What will you need to bring with you?
There are no requirements other than standard stationery.
How will you be assessed?
You will produce a portfolio of evidence.
You can progress to the Level 2 Certificate in Dementia Awareness.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Course Information Last Updated On: July 14, 2022 2:12 pm