Level 2 Certificate Mental Health First Aid & Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace
Business & Professional
Adult Further Education
What is the course about?
If you wish to enhance your awareness of mental health, create a culture of care, and promote positive mental health, then this course is perfect for you. The qualification is designed to help you understand mental health, associated care, and how this can be applied to colleagues in your workplace.
Why should I choose the course?
The purpose of this qualification is to help students learn how to support colleagues with mental health problems. This is an invaluable skill which is applicable to any work environment. Throughout the course, you will also develop an understanding of mental health first aid and how to implement this in the workplace.
What will I learn?
You will cover various mental health modules including:
- Exploring mental health
- Understanding how to support individuals with mental ill health
- Understanding a mentally healthy environment.
What will the course lead on to?
If you would like to work in mental health, this course will boost your skills and make a valuable addition to your CV. It will also provide you with valuable skills which can be applied to your current job role. If you wish to progress on to a related qualification, these can be viewed on our website. For more information, contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.
What are the entry requirements?
You should have access and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.
If you are aged 19-23 you must hold a full level 2 qualification.
If you are currently undertaking an apprenticeship programme you will be exempt from enrolling on this course.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.
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