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Mental Health Awareness
Level 2

Overview

A level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness is suitable for anyone that wishes to gain a further understanding of different mental health issues. The course covers a number of different mental health problems and is a fully recognised qualification so students can use the course to start working in mental health roles.

Due to the nature of this course, it could be suitable for a wide array of people in different industries, but well-suited to people working in the Health and Social Care sector.

Outline of Programme

This course will introduce learners to the basics of mental health, and then proceed to the potential impact on clients and how to care for people who are suffering from mental health conditions such as depression or anxiety.

Units in the Course

  • Understand specific mental health complications
  • Understand the effects of poor mental health on an individual
  • The principles of mental health awareness
  • Understand how to support individual experiencing mental health problems
  • Understand laws and legislation related to mental health

Two women discussing mental health awareness.

Benefits of the Course

Upon completion of this course, learners will gain a level 2 qualification in Mental Health Awareness.  Candidates can learn how to support people with mental health difficulties and understand the differing conditions and their impact.

Accreditation and Assessment

AOne’s course on Mental Health Awareness is accredited by iCQ which is regulated by Ofqual in England.  The course will be assessed through a portfolio of work completed in the duration of the course.

Duration of the Course

This course requires 115 Guided Learning Hours to complete, which will be led by an expert tutor.

Progression Options

Learners can progress to working specifically with clients who have mental health illnesses, or they can undertake further study to progress in their field and chosen career.

 

Speak to one of our team to learn more about progression options.

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