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About this qualification

The OCNLR Level 1 Award in Dementia Awareness aims to provide learners with knowledge about common types of dementia, the signs and symptoms of dementia, and good practice in caring for an individual with dementia.

This Award is useful for people who want to know more about the topic for themselves or others, in a personal, professional or voluntary capacity.

The qualification is one of 16 single-unit Awards ‘nested’ in the OCNLR Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing.

Key details

OCNLR Level 1 Award in Dementia Awareness Qualification Guide
(with units)
Qualification approval number  603/3118/5
Per-learner fee to centre  £19.00
Guided learning hours  30
Credit value  3
Minimum age for access  14


There is funding available for this qualification from the following source(s):
Adult Skills, 16-19 EFA, Section 96 (Approved for 14-16s). Find out more by accessing The ESFA funding hub.

Where can I study this qualification?

For information on where to study this course please email or call 020 7278 5511.