Dementia Level 3 Candidate Handbook (QCF)

Author: Yvonne Nolan

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780435077877

Category: Dementia

Page: 128

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Content covers all units for the Level 3 Award in Dementia Awareness and a mix of mandatory and optional units for the Level 3 Certificate in Dementia Care and the Dementia pathway of the Diploma. * Content is matched exactly to the new specification for the Dementia units. * Written by best-selling author Yvonne Nolan, so learners can be confident they have the expert support they need to succeed. * A concise resource with five chapters, so you don't have to buy more than you need. * Chapters combine relevant knowledge and competence units to assist transition from Award to Certificate or Diploma. * A positive resource that will not only give learners the knowledge they need to complete the course, but also the skills to implement best practice in their setting * Engaging case studies and real-life examples bring learning alive, helping candidates to apply their learning.
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Dementia Level 2 Candidate Handbook (QCF)

Author: Yvonne Nolan

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780435077884

Category: Dementia

Page: 144

View: 1102

The contents of this book covers all units for the level 2 Award in Dementia Awareness and a mix of mandatory and optional units for the level 2 Certificate in Dementia Care and the dementia pathway of the diploma.
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Level 3 Dementia Care Award and Certificate

Author: Ann Mitchell,Mark Walsh,Elaine Millar,John Rowe, QC

Publisher: Collins Educational

ISBN: 9780007468720

Category: Dementia

Page: 206

View: 6214

This title features clear, step-by-step guidance on how to attain the Health and Social Care Level 3 Dementia Care Award and Certificate with an assessment-focussed approach.
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Author: Yvonne Nolan

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453732

Category: Allied health personnel

Page: 391

View: 4072

The essential resources for the new S/NVQs in Health and Social Care Written by Yvonne Nolan, the author of the bestselling textbooks for S/NVQ 2 and 3 Care, these Candidate Handbooks contain everything candidates need for success in this new qualification. Each full-colour Candidate Handbook provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the new standards in an accessible and user-friendly way. Each Candidate Handbook covers all the core units and a good selection of option units, ensuring that students have sufficient material to cover an entire award. The S/NVQ Level 3 Student Book covers the 'Adults' qualification route.
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A Care Worker Handbook

Author: Caroline Morris,Fiona Collier

Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers

ISBN: 9781444163247

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 226

View: 9030

Caring for people at the end of life is one of the most challenging and rewarding roles in Health and Social Care. But with a range of awards, certificates and units available to work-based learners it can be a confusing area for qualifications. That's why we've put together a one-stop handbook to support your training and continuing professional development in end of life care. Here in one place is all the topic knowledge, assessment support and practical advice you will need for a range of end of life care qualifications. Core topics are linked to the specific learning and assessment objectives you need to cover for 8 QCF units and national competencies. Case studies tie learning into the many different situations and roles across Home Care, Residential Care, NHS and Private Settings. This book is especially useful for candidates taking the: - Level 2 Award in End of Life Care - Level 2 Certificate in End of Life Care - Level 3 Award in End of Life Care - Level 3 Certificate in End of Life Care It's also a must have reference for those who want to brush up skills and knowledge from previous qualifications. So whatever your level of specialism, give yourself the tools you need for your role and your clients in end of life care.
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Recognizing, Treating, and Preventing Childhood and Adolescent Depression

Author: David G. Fassler,Lynne Dumas

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101165561

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

View: 8578

Until the early 1980s, there was no official diagnosis for depression in children. But children can, and do, become depressed. In fact, the National Institute of Mental Health now estimates that 2.5 million youngsters under eighteen have experienced clinical depression--and the real number may be higher still."Help Me, I?m Sad" discusses how to tell if your child is at risk; how to spot symptoms; depression?s link with other problems and its impact on the family; teen suicide; finding the right diagnosis, therapist, and treatment; and what you can do to help. For parents who have--or suspect they may have--depressed children, here is practical, easy-to-understand information from a compassionate and trustworthy source.
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Including a Guide to the QCF Units for Assessment and Internal Quality Assurance (IQA)

Author: Ros Ollin,Jenny Tucker

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749461667

Category: Study Aids

Page: 296

View: 9449

For assessors of QCF qualifications and NVQs, verifiers, school and FE college teachers, providers of training and work-based learning and those working towards PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS teaching qualifications, The Vocational Assessor Handbook contains a detailed guide to the following QCF units for assessment and internal quality assurance (verification) enabling readers to: -Understand the Principles and Practices of Assessment (Knowledge and Understanding Unit) -Assess Occupational Competence in the Work Environment -Assess Vocational Skills, Knowledge and Understanding -Understand the Principles and Practices of Internally Assuring the Quality of Assessment (Knowledge and Understanding Unit) -Internally Assure the Quality of Assessment -Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Your Own Area of Responsibility Packed with the most up to date, detailed and reliable guidance, this is the only book for assessors and verifiers of vocational qualifications and is essential reading for anyone involved in vocational education. Previously published as The NVQ Assessor, Verifier and Candidate Handbook.
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Level 2 Diploma Candidate Handbook

Author: Mark Walsh,Elaine Millar,Ann Mitchell,Lois Greenhalgh,John Rowe

Publisher: Collins Educational

ISBN: 9780007430512

Category: Medical care

Page: 24

View: 3325

Accessible, step-by-step, guidance on how to attain your Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma with a clear focus on how to pass the assessment. Written by a hugely experienced team with decades of practical experience of working in the sector, the Collins Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma sets out the core units in clear, easily navigable spreads âe" each of which focusses closely on what candidates need to know and do to pass the qualification. Content is delivered with step-by-step guidance for the candidate with ready-to-use assessment tasks for both knowledge and work-based evidence. These are broken down into what is required for candidates to pass: what they need to know (knowledge) and what they need to do (competence). These are be linked directly to getting students the number of credits they need. There are also a number of engaging case studies to ensure that the books are rooted in real experiences of working in the health and social care sector, linking the theory to good practice.
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Author: Patricia Ayling

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9781408515365

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 264

View: 6592

This full-colour and accessible course companion provides summarised key knowledge and a visual approach to learning activities that will engage learners.
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Author: Steve Milner,Mike Witherick

Publisher: Edexcel

ISBN: 9780435016951

Category: Geography

Page: 272

View: 2216

All statistics and case studies use current up-to-date information and are taken from a wide variety of international contexts. The student revision CD is a valuable tool for individual revision.
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A Care Worker Handbook

Author: Tina Tilmouth

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781444183795

Category: Psychiatric nursing

Page: 216

View: 1238

Support all mandatory QCF units in mental health awards, certificates and diplomas with this handbook written for work-based learners and mapped to major qualifications from all awarding organisations, including City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Mental Health. Mental Health Care is part of the Care Worker Handbooks series, which provides practical, easy-to-understand topic knowledge, assessment support and advice for a range of qualifications. Core topics are linked to the specific competencies and knowledge is related to the many different settings and roles across Home Care, Residential Care, NHS and private settings. It is especially useful for candidates taking any of the Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 awards, certificates and diplomas in mental health care or for brushing up skills and knowledge from previous qualifications. - Link client types with the competencies you will need with this topic-based approach - Learn from case studies which provide lessons for care in a variety of situations - Learn from authors who have extensive experience in this area
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Author: Caroline Morris,Fiona Collier,Belinda Goode

Publisher: Eurostars

ISBN: 9781471806605

Category: Medical care

Page: 392

View: 2688

Demonstrate all the required skills and knowledge in the workplace with all assessment criteria linked to an activity in this clear and engaging textbook, tailored to work-based learners' needs. Finally there's a textbook specifically designed for students learning on the job! With all activities linked to assessment criteria this textbook makes it easier for you to understand concepts and generate the evidence you need to succeed. Among other things, carefully prepared activities plus research and reflection tasks will prepare you to demonstrate your knowledge and the required competencies. - Produce brilliant portfolios, and fully demonstrate competencies, with all activities linked to assessment criteria. - Make Recognition of Prior Learning simple with specific links to Preparing to Work qualifications for apprentices. - Cover all mandatory units plus optional units including Dementia and Learning Disabilities. - Keep up to date with changes to legislation through the free supporting website.
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Author: Maria Ferreiro Peteiro,Judith Adams,Mary Riley

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 147187477X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 336

View: 6305

Support your teaching of the new Cambridge Technicals 2016 suite with Cambridge Technical Level 3 Health & Social Care, developed in partnership between OCR and Hodder Education; this textbook covers each specialist pathway and ensures your ability to deliver a flexible course that is both vocationally focused and academically thorough. Cambridge Technical Level 3 Health & Social Care is matched exactly to the new specification and follows specialist pathways in health science, social care and support, and working with children and young people. - Ensures effective teaching of each specialist pathway offered within the qualification. - Focuses learning on the skills, knowledge and understanding demanded from employers and universities. - Provides ideas and exercises for the application of practical skills and knowledge. - Developed in partnership between Hodder Education and OCR, guaranteeing quality resources which match the specification perfectly
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Author: Maria Ferreiro Peteiro,Elizabeth Rasheed,Linda Wyatt

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 151040290X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 384

View: 5068

Master the essay-writing skills and concepts required to succeed in the Level 3 Extended Diploma with this CACHE-endorsed textbook. - Covers all 15 mandatory units of the qualification and the two synoptic external assessments. - Clearly outlines specific learning outcomes for each unit. - Develop students' ability to display evidence and effectively evaluate their performance with dedicated reflective activities. - Help learners develop independent research and writing skills in preparation for the external assessment and higher education.
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Author: Beryl Stretch,Neil Moonie

Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd

ISBN: 9780435499150

Category: Medical care

Page: 518

View: 8619

Providing specification-matched coverage of the mandatory units, this text will encourage students to understand, explain, contextualise and demonstrate their knowledge of the subject.
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Author: Alison Wolf

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335233198

Category: Education

Page: 156

View: 6696

This book describes the main characteristics of the competence-based approach as it has emerged in the UK, and traces its origins in American experimental programmes of the 1970s. the arguments for the approach are discussed in detail. Many of these arguments derive from the demonstrable limitations of more conventional assessment, especially in predicting work performance.
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Author: Franz Fitzsimmons,John Mannion

Publisher: Letts and Lonsdale

ISBN: 9781843156420

Category: English language

Page: 96

View: 1251

This volume covers the 2006 subject specifications for all exam boards. The text is laid out in 'sound bite' boxes to aid recollection, with clearly labelled diagrams to add visual clarity and further demonstrate the subject matter.
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Concepts, theories and interventions

Author: Gerry Bennett,Paul W. Kingston

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1489969365

Category: Social Science

Page: 161

View: 8178

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