The Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia (RQF) qualification is aimed at occupational areas across all service user groups and ages, working in statutory (including NHS), private and voluntary agencies. This also includes healthcare/care assistants, support/key workers, family support workers and team leaders/first-line supervisors.
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This Skillsfirst qualification is designed to help meet the dementia strategies for the UK and so improve health and care services supporting individuals diagnosed with dementia and is also suitable for learners with little or no knowledge of dementia care.
All units are knowledge only.
|T/601/9416||DEM202||The person centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia||2||2|
|H/601/2879||DEM205||Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia||2||2|
|A/601/2886||DEM207||Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care||2||2|
|D/504/5045||DEM213||Enhancing the quality of life for people with dementia||2||1|
person-centred Approach to Individuals with Dementia.
Roles in the Care and Support of Individuals with Dementia.
Understand Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in Dementia Care.
Communicating with People with Dementia.
Communication and Interaction Techniques for Individuals with Dementia.
Providing ongoing advice and support for people with dementia and their carers.
Delivered and accessed online via EdgeWorks™ Care Academy
1 round of marking and invigilation
Skillsfirst Awards qualification certificate upon successful completion
Online candidate support
Learner records archived for future tracking and reporting