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Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

This flexible, online qualification develops your knowledge and understanding of a range of mental health issues, including general mental health, stress, anxiety, depression, phobias, dementia and other conditions which may significantly affect the mental health of a person.
Level
2
Duration
8 - 12 weeks
Location
Online Learning

On this course you be will be given a thorough grounding in what is meant by mental health terminology, possible causes and triggers of each condition, how each condition can affect the lives of the people living with them, and how conditions may be managed.

The benefits of this course include:

  • Learn from your own home, in your own time
  • Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification
  • Access to online learning and assessment materials
  • Support from a subject specialist Tutor
  • Funding available – speak to one of our team for more information and to see if you are eligible

When does the course start?

This course can be started immediately.

What does the course cover?

To gain the qualification you must complete the following 13 units:

  • Understand mental health
  • Understanding stress
  • Understanding anxiety
  • Understanding phobias
  • Understanding depression
  • Understanding post-natal depression
  • Understanding bipolar disorder
  • Understanding schizophrenia
  • Understanding dementia
  • Understanding eating disorders
  • Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Understanding obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder
What will I achieve?

On successful completion, learners will achieve a Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems.

What are the entry requirements?

You must have a live internet connection via wifi, any 3G or 4G network and a modern internet browser such as Chrome, Safari or Firefox. If using Internet Explorer, we always recommend using the latest version.

You must have access to desktop PC, laptop or any Android or iOS compatible mobile device.

You must possess a solid knowledge of the English language and have a basic level of IT knowledge and be familiar with using a computer.

You must have a genuine desire to succeed.

Where will I study?

This course is delivered online. 

How much does the course cost?

The course is FREE for anyone who meets the eligibility requirements, please email us to find out more.