Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care (D0130AG21)


Distance Learning

00:00 - 00:00


2.75 hours x 68 sessions

To be confirmed

03456 01 01 61


Up to 100% concession available, please call call us on 0345 6010161 for more information.

What is the course about?

This is a fully funded course for students who are on a means tested benefit or earn under £18,525 per year.

We will process your enrolment and contact you if we need to see evidence of your benefits or pay. This is for funding purposes. Following this, your course will be set up and your Assessor will contact you to advise on how to access your course.

This qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with dementia.

It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues relating to the use of medication for those with dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

The qualification doesn't infer competence in the work role, but can be used to support the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed for those working in or towards a dementia care role.

What previous experience, knowledge or qualifications do I need for this course?

Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care

What do I need to bring with me?

The course is completed on your computer or device, in your own time.

Are there any additional costs?


What can I do next?

This qualification supports progression to employment and progression within employment for the following job roles:

• healthcare support service worker
• clinical healthcare support worker
• healthcare assistant
• nursing assistant
• mental health support worker
• mental health outreach worker
• substance misuse worker
• personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families.

Course Location

Distance Learning
West Sussex
ZZ99 9ZZ