The course is a home learning programme, fully supported by Stow College. Support is provided by a tutor, responsible for assignments and assessments (as appropriate). The tutor responds and communicates with the learner in the way the learner chooses, and can be by email, telephone and regular written communication. Guidance is provided by the tutor, as required.
There are no formal entry requirements.
The accredited Certificate in Positive Dementia Care will benefit those working in the care environment, such as nurses, residential care or domiciliary workers and particularly individuals who work with people with dementia on a daily basis.
It is designed to provide the learner with the essential knowledge and skills required to enable them to offer the best professional approach to caring for people with dementia. It offers keen insights into the “Person Centred Care” philosophy, expounded by Professor Kitwood.
The course consists of 10 modules:
Flexible start date - Flexible end date
Can lead to:
A variety of courses available.