This qualification is ideal for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. This could include those who already work in mental health services and want to progress within their career, as well as those who want to develop their knowledge for personal reasons or to start a new career in the sector. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.
This course is split into five manageable units:
Unit 1: Understanding the context of mental health and well-being
Unit 2: Promotion of mental health and well-being
Unit 3: Mental health problems: associated issues and consequences
Unit 4: Understanding mental ill health
Unit 5: Working in mental health.
• Gain a nationally recognised qualification
• Create a long-standing career pathway within the health and social care sector
• Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing learners to choose when and where to study
• Personal tutors are assigned to ensure learners have the support needed to succeed.