Care certificate standard 09: Dementia and Cognitive Issues


Method of study: Online

Qualification: 1 CPD Point

Duration: 1 Hour (or at your own pace)

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The online course for ‘Dementia’ helps to provide important information and knowledge to healthcare workers. This knowledge can be used to help toward gaining the ‘Care Certificate’. It can be taken as part of the ‘Care Certificate: Full Package’. This course will cover units in Understanding Dementia, Treatments and drugs Available, Practical help Available, Care For People With Dementia and Prevention and Redirection Techniques.

  • Understand the needs and experiences of people with Dementia
  • Understand the importance of promoting positive health and wellbeing for an individual who may have Dementia
  • Understand the adjustments which may be necessary in care delivery relating to an individual who may have Dementia
  • Understand the meaning of mental capacity in relation to how care is provided