NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care
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NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

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NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care

This qualification will give you the knowledge and skills you need to work more effectively in dementia care. It provides information on the different types of dementia, recognisable symptoms and why early diagnosis is crucial. The NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care (603/0196/X) offers a comprehensive view of different approaches to care. Find out how a person-centred approach can protect the rights of an individual. You’ll also explore unique ways of communicating and interacting with someone who has dementia and how a carer can make a difference.

Who can enrol?

This course is suitable for anyone over 16 who wants to find out more about dementia care. If you work within health and social care and want to increase your skills, this programme will give you the tools to access higher level job opportunities. You’ll also improve your employability through your capacity to relate to others, mentor employees and communicate effectively.

You don’t need to have any qualifications to enrol, but you may find it useful to have studied at Level 2 in health and social care.

What will you study?

Find out more about the role you could play in improving the lives of individuals with dementia. The course will give you an understanding of the way dementia can affect people in different ways. You’ll also study topics including the risks and benefits involved in taking medication.

One of the most important tasks for a carer is to protect the rights of a person, even as their condition deteriorates. The course will highlight the importance of respecting decisions made by the elderly and communicating any changes in care that will take place.

The programme will focus on equality and inclusion in care, helping you to ensure that all individuals have access to the best possible treatment.

What can you do once you have successfully completed the course?

Following the end of your course, you could use your knowledge to support your career progression. This qualification will be a fantastic addition to your CV, that will help you to work towards a promotion or new role in dementia care.

You could also go on to complete further qualifications in health and social care, or begin a degree course at university. A Level 3 course will enable you to develop the skills that higher education institutions require, including critical thinking and the ability to study independently.