09:00 - 17:00
Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday
1.6 hours x 75 sessions
What is the course about?
We will process your enrolment and contact you if we need to see evidence of your benefits or pay. This is for funding purposes. Following this, your course will be set up and your Assessor will contact you to advise on how to access your course.
This qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop
their understanding of mental health and the problems that
can cause mental ill-health.
This qualification aims to raise awareness of mental health
and a range of mental health problems.
The objective of this qualification is to develop the learner’s
understanding of a range of mental health problems, which
could be used to support their role in the workplace or
where they may work or interact with individuals with
mental health problems.
To be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems, learners are required to successfully complete 13 mandatory units:
Understanding mental health
Understanding post-natal depression
Understanding bipolar disorder
Understanding eating disorders
Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Understanding obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
What previous experience, knowledge or qualifications do I need for this course?
There are no specific prior qualifications needed to access this qualification.
You will need a good level of English to be able to read the course material and respond to the assessed questions. We will discuss this with you at the Induction meeting.
What do I need to bring with me?
The course is completed on your computer or device, in your own time.
Are there any additional costs?
The course is fully funded if you are 19+ and have lived in the UK/EU for 3 years.
What can I do next?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
• Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
• Level 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia
• Level 2 and 3 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector
• Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
• Level 3 Certificate in Stroke Care Management
Course LocationDistance Learning