Dementia Support (Micro-credential) (Level 4)
New Zealand Skills and Education College
Health not elsewhere classified
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The aim of this micro-credential is to provide students/employees with an opportunity to develop the communication skills and person-centred support knowledge, strategies and skills required of dementia support workers in a healthcare environment. Students/employees will understand the effects on caregivers providing dementia support and the safe practices required for working with people with dementia in Aotearoa New Zealand.
The student target market for this micro-credential will be primarily for students, whether domestic or international [onshore], who have:
- work experience with healthcare support, and/or
- related experience.
Examples of related scholarships
Vic Davis Mental Health Under graduate Training Scholarship
Vic Davis Memorial Trust
Ian Campbell Scholarship
Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary
Determined annually by the Trustees
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
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