What you'll learn

This qualification will give you the knowledge in a range of topics, including:

  • Dementia awareness
  • The person centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
  • Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
  • Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care

Ideal if

This qualification is appropriate for a wide range of people with an interest in raising their own understanding of Demenia. It would complement study in a range of areas, for example PSHE, healthcare, social care, counselling or public services.

What to expect

The Delivery of the qualification is done in a classroom based setting at Achievement Training. You will be provided with a detailed course programme. At the centre you will have the opportunity to network with other learners, share practice and access different resources to support your learning including laptops, desktops, tablets and textbooks.

What next

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress onto a range of qualifications, such as:

  • Award in Nutrition and Health
  • Award in Mental Health
  • Award in Stroke Awareness
  • Award in Prevention and Control of Infection
  • Certificate in intro to HSC and Children and young peoples settings


Full Course Cost = £504.00

Funding is available depending on your circumstances. FREE if you are either:

  • Aged 16-18
  • Aged 19+ Employed and earn less than £15,736.50
  • Aged 19+ Unemployed and in receipt of benefits