The purpose of this qualification is to give learners the skills to support others with mental health problems, and explore different types of mental ill health.
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Fully-funded via the UK Government in the form of the Education and Skills Funding Agency. Accredited by TQUK and NCFE.
This qualification aims to:
The objectives of this qualification are to:
Around 450 million people currently experience mental health problems.
Recent reports suggesting that over 12 million working days were lost due to work-related stress, depression or anxiety in just one year.
It’s important that employers are transparent and open about mental health issues, and this qualification builds an understanding of mental health problems and the support available to colleagues.
Increasing the understanding of mental health of staff at all levels builds a culture of care and support.
This qualification is suitable for learners who wish to raise awareness of mental health, creating a culture of care and the promotion of positive mental health.
This qualification gives learners the opportunity to understand mental health, its associated care and how this can be applied to colleagues in the workplace.
Learners must achieve all of the mandatory units:
This unit will introduce learners to different types of mental ill health.
They will understand factors which may contribute to mental ill health and actions that can be taken.
The aim of this unit is to understand how to support individuals with mental ill health.
Learners will understand their responsibilities and how to protect their own mental health.
Learners will know about relevant legislation.
They will understand mentally healthy environments and wellness action plans.
Gain a nationally recognised level 2 accredited certificate.
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Been in the UK or EU for three years for purposes other than study.
19+ at the start of the academic year.
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