Level 2 Certificate in Dementia Care

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The Level 2 and Level 3  Certificates in Dementia Care assess learner’s knowledge, understanding and skills demonstrated in the workplace in areas of practice such as person-centred working, communication and interaction, equality and diversity, as well as individuals’ rights and choices.

Level 2 and 3 Certificates are aimed at those who are already working in care roles with individuals with dementia, and  provide an opportunity to have their knowledge and skills recognised through achievement of nationally accredited qualifications.

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  • Provides candidates with an understanding  of dementia, the functioning of the brain and memory process
  • Encourage candidates to use a person-centred approach in order to understand emotions and behaviours they may find challenging
  • Promote the application of person-centred principles to everyday care activities
  • Provide employers with a structured training programme which will meet the training needs of their employers
  • To facilitate career development
This qualification can be used as professional development for those who wish to gain knowledge in this specialist area of practice.