What Will I Learn?
Dementia refers to the group of symptoms related to the decline in memory or other thinking skills that can be severe enough to interfere with the daily activities of a person. The first most common type of dementia is the Alzheimer’s disease, that constitutes for around 60 to 80 percent of dementia cases, followed by Vascular dementia that occurs after a stroke. There are other conditions that causes symptoms of dementia as well such as thyroid problems and vitamin deficiencies. Many Dementia types are progressive and the early diagnosis of such Dementia cases can help the person derive maximum benefits from the available treatments and to buy them enough time to plan their future.
Most Dementia symptoms are hard to detect in the early stages, but if you notice symptoms that might hint Dementia, it is important for you to consult a doctor to get the appropriate treatment. Most of the dementia cases do not have any cure or permanent treatment, however, there are drug treatments that are available to temporarily improve the symptoms. If you are person dealing with Dementia patients, it is important for you to be acquainted with its symptoms and medication in order to act accordingly. However, awareness of Dementia might benefit anyone irrespective of their professions. This course Award in awareness of Dementia – Level 3 will introduce you into the world of Dementia by exposing you to its symptoms and processes. You will also get to learn about the administration of medication for Dementia patients. You will be trained on how to communicate and interact with people with Dementia. Gain an understanding of the diversity of the people with Dementia and the importance of practising inclusion while working with them as well.
Why study at Global Edulink?
Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.
|Access duration||The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.|
|Who is this course aimed at?|
|Method of assessment||In order to complete the Award in Awareness of Dementia – Level 3 successfully and gain your professional qualification, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.|
|Certification||Those who successfully completed the course will be awarded the “Level 3 Award in awareness of Dementia” by ABC Awards and a learner unit summary (which contains the details of the units in your course you have completed). This professional qualification will make you an asset to potential employers and your motivation and commitment to excel your skills will be recognised.|
Course Code: QLS-04834
|Awarding body (Accreditation)||ABC Awards is an Ofqual regulated, leading national awarding body which develops diverse, high-quality vocational qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14. Founded in 1998, ABC Awards is a leading national awarding organisation with a long-established reputation for high quality support and services to the educational sector. ABC Awards are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life. If you gain an ABC Awards accredited qualification with Global Edulink, you will demonstrate a high level of skill, and will come away with many more opportunities open to you.|
|Progression and career path||This certificate will supplement your qualifications and help you land a rewarding job in an industry of your choice. You can also use this certificate in your career progression goals or to pursue your higher studies in the subject. Following are some of the jobs this certificate will help you land, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com,|
|1: understand the process and experience of dementia|
|Unit Introduction 1||00:00:00|
|Understand the process and experience of dementia||00:00:00|
|2: understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach|
|Unit Introduction 2||00:00:00|
|Understand the administration of medication to individuals with dementia using a person-centred approach||00:00:00|
|3: communication and interactions with people who have dementia|
|Unit Introduction 3||00:00:00|
|Communication and interactions with people who have Dementia||00:00:00|
|4: understand the diversity of individuals with dementia and the importance of inclusion|
|Unit Introduction 4||00:00:00|
|Understand the Diversity of Individuals with Dementia and the Importance of Inclusion||00:00:00|
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