Awareness of Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disability

  • CSTF Aligned
  • Level: Foundation
  • Study time: 2 hours
Complete the theory for standard 9 of the Care Certificate with our course
Care Certificate
In this course, you will be introduced to caring for people with mental health conditions, dementia, and learning disabilities. This informative course covers the theoretical requirements for standard 9 of the Care Certificate.
  • Modules: 4
  • Exams: 1

What's included?

  • 4 videos
  • 1 ebook
  • 3 self-led presentations
  • 1 assessment of learning
  • 1 certificate

Course Aims

  1. Understand that needs and experiences of people with mental health conditions, dementia or learning disabilities
  2. Understand the importance of promoting positive health and wellbeing for an individual who may have a mental health condition, dementia or learning disability
  3. Understand the adjustments which may be necessary in care delivery relating to an individual who may have a mental health condition, dementia or learning disability
  4. Understand the importance of early detection of mental health conditions, dementia and learning disabilities
  5. Understand legal frameworks, policy and guidelines relating to mental health conditions, dementia and learning disabilities
  6. Understand the meaning of mental capacity in relation to how care is provided

Course Modules

  • Introduction
  • Awareness of Mental Health
  • Awareness of Dementia
  • Awareness of Learning Disability


There is a final assessment which must be passed with at least 75% to pass the course.
You will have unlimited attempts to pass the assessment.

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