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Level 2 Certificate Mental Health Awareness

Subject Area

Health & Social Care

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

This is an extensive qualification which aims to raise awareness of not only mental ill-health, but also the steps that can be taken to protect mental well-being. Mental distress takes many forms and on this course you will explore twelve different mental health conditions.

Why should I choose the course?

Around 450 million people worldwide suffer from a mental health problem. You can help tackle this challenge by increasing your knowledge with our Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems. This fully online course will help you gain new knowledge and skills for your personal life as well as your career. It covers numerous different mental health problems. You'll learn about the signs and symptoms of different mental health conditions and how to manage them, as well as gaining an understanding of mental health legislation and guidance.

What will I learn?

On this course you will gain a more general understanding of mental health, whilst also exploring the following conditions: stress, anxiety, phobias, depression, post-natal depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia dementia, eating disorders, ADHD, OCD, and PTSD.

What will the course lead on to?

This course could lead on to other level 2 or higher qualifications in this subject area, or help support you in your current role if you are already employed in this field. It may also enhance your CV if you are looking to work in this sector.

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.

Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support

Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Warrington and Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection, and has an excellent reputation for vocational courses.

What are the entry requirements?

You should have access to 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 are not eligible to enrol on this course.

What are my funding options?

For funding information please contact Learner Services on 01925 494 400, or you can email learner.services@wvr.ac.uk.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no additional costs associated with this course.

Careers Information

Course options

Start Any Time

Duration
20 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
Free*
16-18 Fee
Contact College

Call to Enrol 01925 494 400

Fees Information
This course is FREE*. If you fail to complete the course you will be charged £100 to cover the cost of registration. For residents of Greater Manchester Combined Authority the fee for this course is £362. *Ts&Cs apply.

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