Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Understanding Dementia (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Understanding Dementia (RQF)

(QRN – 603/5456/2)

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Understanding Dementia (RQF) is aimed at learners who wish to gain the understanding and knowledge of care for, and communication with, individuals with dementia. The qualification covers the causes of dementia, communication, and approaches to dementia care.

Qualification Structure

To successfully gain the Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Understanding Dementia (RQF) learners must complete all mandatory units achieving a total of 13 credits.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years old to undertake this qualification.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England.

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Mandatory Units
Unit Title Unit Referrence Level Credit Guided Learning Hours
Child and young person development H/601/3305 2 2 15
Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people K/601/3323 2 3 20
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults F/601/3313 2 2 15
Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people D/601/3321 2 2 15
Optional Units
Unit Title Unit Referrence Level Credit Guided Learning Hours
Schools as organisations T/601/3325 2 3 20
Schools as organisations A/601/3326 2 3 15

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