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L2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems

Part-time L2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems Level 2 | Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF)

Course overview

Did you know one in four British adults experience at least one diagnosable mental health problem each year? The most common is mixed anxiety and depression, but there are many other issues which have a huge impact on a person’s life and the p...

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1st August 2019 - 31st July 202012:00am - 12:00amStroud Campus2TBC£0.00Enrolment Form

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

Course overview

Did you know one in four British adults experience at least one diagnosable mental health problem each year? The most common is mixed anxiety and depression, but there are many other issues which have a huge impact on a person’s life and the people around them.

Anyone who works around people with mental health problems needs to understand each condition fully. Likewise, anyone who has seen someone experience mental health problems would benefit from understanding the meaning, causes, effects, symptoms and management of the condition. This nationally recognised qualification covers all of these aspects and is the perfect place to start.

Who is suitable?

The qualification is suitable for anyone who wishes to increase their knowledge of mental health problems, the factors that cause mental ill-health and the ways that mental health problems can be managed. The course is also suitable for those who already work in this area, anyone who wants to secure a job linked to mental health and anyone who wants to gain more knowledge for personal reasons.

Learning Method

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study.

This course is available:

  • Paper-based
  • Paper-based learning with online assessments

What you will learn

This course is split into thirteen manageable units:

  • Unit 1: Understanding mental health
  • Unit 2: Understanding stress
  • Unit 3: Understanding anxiety
  • Unit 4: Understanding phobias
  • Unit 5: Understanding depression
  • Unit 6: Understanding post-natal depression
  • Unit 7: Understanding bipolar disorder
  • Unit 8: Understanding schizophrenia
  • Unit 9: Understanding dementia
  • Unit 10: Understanding eating disorders
  • Unit 11: Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Unit 12: Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Unit 13: Understanding Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Benefits

  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Improve your skills to help create a long-standing career pathway in your chosen industry
  • Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where to study
  • Personal tutors are assigned to ensure you have the support needed to succeed.

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Course information last updated: Monday 20th January 2020 @ 8.30am (22 hours ago)

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