What is Dementia Care Expert Certification?

Dementia Care Expert Certification

The Dementia Care Expert (DCE) certification is a professional certification recognized by the International Federation for Dementia Care. The candidate must successfully pass the Dementia Care Expert Examination that is held every year. A certified DCE is expected to be highly knowledgeable and skilled in dementia care so that they may contribute in improving dementia care skills as well as health and welfare in the global setting. In order to provide the highest quality of dementia care, a certified DCE is – obligated to renew their certification, as part of their lifetime learning program, by reevaluating their own performance, acquiring the latest information and skills and applying them on the job.

DCE certification is being held annually and bi-annually in Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, Philippines and Indonesia.