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  • Mental Health Awareness L2

    Are you looking to increase your knowledge and understanding of mental health issues? This course is designed to explore number of different mental health issues that are commonly encountered. You will cover indicating signs, triggers and symptoms.

    • Course Description

      NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness

      Course code: PROF03

      Delivery method: Online

      Course duration: 12 months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness

      Awarding body: NCFE

      Are you looking to increase your knowledge and understanding of mental health issues? This course is designed to explore a number of different mental health issues that are commonly encountered.

      You will cover indicating signs, triggers and symptoms. You will gain an understanding of how these issues can affect the coping ability of an individual and how their illness can be supported and managed on a day to day basis.

    • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness course overview

      Skills gained

      • You will gain an overall understanding of mental health
      • You will explore some issues in detail including stress, anxiety and depression
      • You will also work through serious illnesses like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and dementia

      Course content

      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

      Assessment

      This course has no exams, instead there will be a number of tutor marked assessments (TMAs) to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the course materials, with the tutor sending comments to guide you through any areas of potential difficulty, as well as a range of self-assessments that are indicators that you understand the materials as you work through them.

      These are for your own information, and do not need to be shown to your course tutor.

      Method of study

      Online

      Study anywhere, at a time and pace that suits you, and on any smart device connected to the internet. Our online courses are delivered in bite-sized sections with lessons, activities and test papers, perfect to squeeze in when you are commuting on the bus or you can work towards gaining your qualification as you eat lunch.

      Delivered on our digital learning environment, you will enjoy a complete learning experience that can travel with you anywhere, without the mess and fuss of heavy paper materials.

      Tutor support

      Our health and social care courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.

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      How do I get my course?

      Online

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      Paper Based

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      What do I do next?

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      Everyone at Absorb wishes you the best of luck on your studying journey! We know it’s both rewarding and challenging and ultimately what a difference that qualification will make to your career path and life.

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