Who is this qualification for?
It is aimed at learners looking to further their skills and knowledge and to gain a qualification in dementia awareness.
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification, learners should expect to undertake approximately 72 hours of learning.
These include Dementia Awareness, the person centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia, the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia and the importance of equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care.
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area.
Invaluable support for your learners
Highfield Products provides some fantastic training materials that we think your learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit dementia awareness training materials for full information.
You can also utilise the care certificate e-learning course to support your learners in achieving the Care Certificate.