Health and Social Care RQF and Dementia Care Level 3 Diploma

2 Course bundle

Worth £880.00
You save £265.00

Learn all the skills you need for a successful career in health and social care, as well as how to support patients with dementia with our online course!

2 Course bundle

Worth £880.00
You save £265.00

Health and Social Care RQF and Dementia Care Level 3 Diploma

Flexible study options

Choose a study format

Choose a way to pay

Limited offer

Health and Social Care RQF and Dementia Care Level 3 Diploma Choose enrol option

About Our Course 

You can begin a fulfilling career in health and dementia care with our Health and Social Care RQF and Dementia Care Level 3 Diploma online bundle.

Intended for students who are enthusiastic about delivering quality care, especially dementia care. Learn about the intricacies of dementia, its causes, and the health and social care legislation that governs it.

Designed for both current healthcare workers looking to increase their dementia care skills and those interested in pursuing a career in this field. Examine training options, discover how to safeguard persons, control diseases, and comprehend basic care ideas.

Our most popular health and social care course has been combined with one of the most employable qualifications for care-home staff to create a strong bundle offer that will give you the ability to jumpstart your career.

You will demonstrate your practical experience as part of this qualification, requiring you to be currently working in a healthcare setting. You must be in the United Kingdom to fulfil this component (excluding Northern Ireland). The work placement must comprise of at least 50 hours, and you must ensure that a member of staff with occupational competence may sign the witness testimony to confirm you met the course’s work-based learning outcomes.

Dementia Care Level 3 is made up of six units that delve into the complexities of dementia care, preparing you to care for patients with the illness.

Health and Social Care RQF Level 3 is comprised of 20 comprehensive units, each designed to engage and inform you of the most up-to-date health and social care skills.

Study at your own pace from the comfort of home, with the assistance of your own personal tutor and all of your materials delivered online.

You will need to complete a UK-based(excluding Northern Ireland) work placement of at least 50 hours and take part in workplace observations in order to complete this course.

Course Benefits

This course will:

  • Enable you to learn from the comfort of your own home, with no classes, exams, or harsh deadlines!
  • Allow you to study at your own pace and on your own terms.
  • Offer you the knowledge and procedures you need to provide exceptional care to your patients.
  • Get up to 32 UCAS points for future studies!

Course Units

Dementia Care Level 3

Unit 1: What is Dementia?

Unit 2: The Physiological Causes of Dementia

Unit 3: A Care Worker’s Role

Unit 4: Communication Principles

Unit 5: Managing Daily Care

Unit 6: End of Life Care

Health and Social Care RQF Diploma Level 3

Qualification Title: TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care (RQF)
Qualification Number: 610/0103/6
Total Credits: 59
UCAS Points: 32

Unit 1: Agreed Ways of Working in Care Settings (K/650/2298)

Unit 2: Safeguarding in Care Settings (L/650/2299)

Unit 3: Mental Capacity and Restrictive Practice in Care Settings (A/650/2300)

Unit 4: Duty of Care in Care Settings (D/650/2301)

Unit 5: Effective Communication in Care Settings (F/650/2302)

Unit 6: Handling Information in Care Settings (H/650/2303)

Unit 7: Person-Centred Practice in Care Settings (J/650/2304)

Unit 8: Importance of Choice and Independence in Care Settings (K/650/2305)

Unit 9: Importance of Health and Wellbeing (L/650/2306)

Unit 10: Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights in Care Settings (M/650/2307)

Unit 11: Health and Safety in Care Settings (R/650/2308)

Unit 12: Infection Prevention and Control in Care Settings (T/650/2309)

Unit 13: The Importance of Continuous Development (D/650/2310)

Unit 14: The Importance of Personal Wellbeing (F/650/2311)

Unit 15: The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control (Y/616/4058)

Unit 16: Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with Their Care Plan (K/616/4159)

Unit 17: Support Individuals to Maintain Personal Hygiene (L/616/4204)

Unit 18: Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs (A/616/4179)

Unit 19: Support Individuals to Access and Use Services and Facilities (Y/616/4173)

Unit 20: Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management (D/616/4059)


This course is assessed using a series of assignments that are designed to test your knowledge of the course materials. You’ll access your learning materials and submit your work online using our learner management system. Your expert tutor will mark your work and guide you throughout the programme. You will need to complete a UK-based(excluding Northern Ireland) work placement of at least 50 hours and take part in workplace observations in order to complete this course.

Required Knowledge

No previous knowledge or experience is needed in order to enrol onto this course.

Awarding Body

Upon successful completion of the Adult Care Diploma course, you will receive a Level 3 RQF Adult Care Diploma certificate. This RQF qualification is the most up-to-date version of the popular Health and Social Care Level 3 qualification and replaces all previous NVQ and QCF versions.

TQUK offers the most up-to-date and relevant qualifications for the new RQF and works with sector skills councils to ensure high-quality, cutting-edge service is supplied to their customers, learners, and the sector itself.

Upon successful completion of the Dementia Care Level 3 course, you will receive certification from National Institution of Qualifications (NIOQ).

The Dementia Care has been designed to meet the requirements of specific learners or employers. It is endorsed by National Institution of Qualifications, meaning the course has undergone external quality checks to ensure that they are maintained and delivered to an excellent standard.

National Institution of Qualifications are a national certificating organisation. Endorsement of our courses ensures learners have access to high quality materials that cover all learning outcomes, helping them to achieve their potential.


Whilst we may specialise in the provision of home based courses; this doesn’t mean you ever have to struggle or feel isolated in your studies. From the moment you enrol, you can harness the knowledge and expertise of our personal tutors – whose years of experience in the field can help to instruct, guide and inform your studies.

Our student support team are similarly highly trained and at a click of a button will always be on hand to answer your questions, queries or concerns.

No matter the question, you can contact our team and trust that they will go above and beyond to give you the support you need, when you need it and maximise your learning potential.

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
  • Our customers have rated us ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot.
  • Our courses are up to date. Many providers create course content and fail to keep it up to date.
  • We are open later than any other home learning provider.
  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete this course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete this course within 6 months or less.

This is a fully recognised RQF qualification, supported nationwide by employers and industry bodies. RQF courses have various credit values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System.

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

You will need to complete the work placement element of the course to gain the qualification (confirmation or proof of a work placement is not needed in order to enrol on this course).

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

Yes, throughout the course you will have a range of contact with our professional assessors, including:

  • Face-to-face observations to demonstrate the practical experience gained*
  • Professional discussion and demonstration of learning outcomes via telephone.
  • Assessment feedback and support via our learning portal.

* Observations take place at your UK based placement setting, during daytime office hours only

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).


Course enquiry

    Rated #1 on Trustpilot

    Why learn with us?

    Trusted and regulated

    Study A Levels, GCSEs, Qualifications, and Endorsed Courses

    Money-back guarantee

    14-day money-back guarantee (terms apply)

    Flexible, simple learning

    Study at your own pace in your own space, without pressure

    Show more

    Personal expert support

    Full 1-2-1 tutor support on all courses every step of the way

    Price-matched courses

    We guarantee to match prices (plus 5% extra off on top)

    Dedicated support

    We are open 9am–10pm, 7 days a week, to help our learners

    Show more

    Independently accredited

    Our courses are accredited by independent awarding bodies

    0% finance

    Get 0% finance on many of our courses

    Free business course

    Free business start-up short course with every purchase