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Principles of Dementia Care

North East Scotland College

Venues

Off campus

Content

This qualification gives learners the vital knowledge essential to begin tackling this devastating health condition through understanding what exactly dementia is — explaining how to give support to those who are affected by it. This course will allow learners develop an essential understanding of caring for people with dementia, covering the benefits of positive communication, use of medication and the importance of highly individualised, person–centred care. This course is suitable for those working in the care profession, or anyone looking into a career in this field of work. This qualification is also suitable for home carers or anyone who has an interest in learning more about dementia.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

16 weeks

Department

Care

SCQF Level

5

Cost

£80.00

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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