(B) NCFE Cache Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia

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Guided Learning Hour 86 Guided Learning Hours (86)
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The NCFE Cache Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia is designed for individuals aspiring or already employed in the capacity of caring for patients with dementia. If you want to learn more about this condition, you will find this course highly suitable. What is referred to as dementia? It is a group of symptoms that contribute to the decline in one’s memory and thinking skills. These symptoms when severe can hinder the day to day normal activities of a person. Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia that is known to affect millions of people around the world. Vascular dementia is another form of dementia that occurs in patients who have experienced a stroke. Dementia can also be a result of vitamin deficiencies and thyroid problems. The early diagnosis of dementia will help a patient benefit from treatment, as it is one type of disease that tends to progress quickly if untreated.

Dementia symptoms in the early stages are hard to recognise, but if you find yourself experiencing any symptom related to this condition, it is advised that you seek immediate treatment. This disease does not have a permanent cure, but the progress of the disease can be stopped to a great extent. In fact, some patients even experience improvement temporarily. If you plan to work with patients with dementia, you will find this course highly comprehensive and instructional providing in-depth information on the condition, and your capacity as a healthcare worker.

The NCFE Cache Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia will discuss key topics such as how to interact with patients with this condition, how to administer medication and how to ensure that patients with dementia lead full and healthy lives.

What will I Learn?

  • Gain an awareness of dementia and the experience of people living with this condition.
  • Learn the process and administration of medication for patients living with dementia.
  • Learn to communicate and interact with patients who have dementia.
  • Have a sound understanding of the diversity of people with dementia and why it is important to practice inclusion.
  • Learn how to work in social care settings.

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You will have 12 months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.
  • Eligibility for an TOTUM extra discount card
  • Fully accredited UK courses
  • 24/7 access to our user friendly learning portal
  • Tutor support Monday-Friday
  • Excellent quality video tutorials
  • Dedicated customer support via chat, telephone, and email
Learners must be over the age of 19, and demonstrate the following;
  • Vocational or academic qualification at Level 2 or higher
  • Basic level of literacy, numeracy and ICT ability
In order to qualify for the program (Awarding Body Registration) you will need to make the payment of £59 (Inc. VAT) and submit a completed application form which will be provided to you. This form should be provided to us within a month of enrolment along with the following;
  • Proof of educational qualifications
  • You must provide an identification document such as a passport or a driving licence.
Upon submission of the documents your application will be reviewed. If you fail to meet the entry requirements of the program your application will not be accepted.

To achieve this qualification, learners must complete 2 mandatory units. You will complete assignments which will be assessed by a tutor.

Additionally, £169 (Inc. VAT) is charged for your assessment and certificate. You need to pay this when you are submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially when you are registering). This payment can be paid in installments when you are submitting your assessments.

  • Provide learners with the awareness of dementia.
  • Develop learners’ knowledge of dementia and those who work in social care settings.
  • Learn the causes and symptoms of the condition, and allow for progression to Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.
  • Qualification type: Level 3 Award
  • Qualification title: NCFE Cache Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia
  • Accreditation status: Accredited
  • Level:3
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 86
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT): 110
  • Qualification number (QN): 600/3085/9
Successful learners will be awarded the NCFE Level 3 Award in Awareness of Dementia.

CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership.

NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.

This accredited certificate will enhance your qualifications and help you in gaining employment in a wide range of job roles in the chosen industry. This certificate will also help you stay ahead of others in the industry, giving you a competitive advantage to demand for a salary increment or promotion from your employer. Given below are a few job titles you can attain, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner.
  • Alzheimer’s Therapist
  • Physician - £51,163 per annum
  • Registered Nurse - £24,528 per annum
  • Personal Support Worker - £17,672 per annum
  • Social Worker - £28,983 per annum

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Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
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Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

Getting Started
Getting Started
Course Induction
Equity and Access Policy
Complaints Policy
Academic Appeals Policy
Whom To Contact?
Awarding Body Registration
(B) NCFE CACHE : Awarding Body Registration
Qualification Specification
Qualification Specification – Award in Awareness of Dementia
The process and experience of dementia [J/601/3538]
The process and experience of dementia
The process and experience of dementia – Introduction
The process and experience of dementia – Assignment
Administration of medication to individuals with dementia [K/601/9199]
Administration of medication to individuals with dementia
Administration of medication to individuals with dementia – Assignment
Interactions with people who have Dementia [L/601/3539]
Interactions with people who have Dementia
Interactions with people who have Dementia – Introduction
Interactions with people who have Dementia – Assignment
Diversity of Individuals with Dementia [Y/601/3544]
Diversity of Individuals with Dementia
Diversity of Individuals with Dementia – Introduction
Diversity of Individuals with Dementia – Assignment
Harvard Referencing Guide
Harvard Referencing Guide
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