Are you looking to improve your knowledge of dementia care by completing a dementia course? UK employers, particularly in the health and social care sector, are often looking for candidates with knowledge of this complex condition. This qualification aims to provide you with the vital knowledge needed to begin tackling dementia through understanding what it is and how to support those who are affected by it. It also ensures that you will develop an essential understanding of caring for people with dementia, as well as covering the benefits of positive communication and the importance of individualised, person-centred care.


  • Unit 1: Dementia Awareness 

  • Unit 2: Person-Centred Approach to the Care and Support of Individuals with Dementia

  • Unit 3: nderstand the Factors that can Influence Communication and Interaction with Individuals who have Dementia

  • Unit 4: Understand Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Dementia Care

  • Unit 5: Understand the Administration of Medication to Individuals with Dementia Using a Person-Centred Approach

  • Unit 6: Understand Behaviour in the Context of Dementia

  • Unit 7: Understand the Benefits of Engaging in Activities in Social Care

How long is the course?:

Guided Learning Hours - 128


Up to 8 weeks


On completion of the course you will receive the Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care

For more information on this course, please contact us on 01332 295588.