Where will this course lead?

Will help to progress within a variety of sectors and in a number of job roles where an understanding of mental health problems and knowledge of how to support people with mental health problems is required. This qualification can be used as CPD or to boost your opportunity to join the healthcare, nursing or health and social care industry.

What will I study?

Mental health, stress, anxiety, phobias, depression, postnatal depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, dementia, eating disorders, Attention deficit, hyperactivity disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder. 

How will this course be delivered?

This course is delivered via the method

What qualifications will I get?

Upon completion of these units, you will be awarded with a Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness.

How will I be assessed?

Assessments will be marked by an allocated tutor who will provide you with detailed feedback. You will be assessed against criteria where all learning outcomes of the course have to be covered; your tutor will give you guidance for this.

How do I get a place on the course?

Contact the Enrolment team on 01789 266245 or email: hello@stratford.ac.uk

What are the entry requirements?

 All candidates must be a minimum of 19 years old and have lived in the UK for 3+ years. An initial assessment will be completed at enrolment. 

What can I do after this course?

Could progress to:

Level 2 and 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care

Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Preparing to work in Adult Social Care

Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships

Relevant employment -

Healthcare - Social Care

- Public services

- Customer service

- Sport & recreation

- Hospitality

-Travel & Tourism

- Education

- Housing

- Voluntary


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Distance Learning