Mental Health Awareness - Level 1

Course Code: SA1FE030

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
26/03/2020Community Based1 DayApply
16/06/2020Community Based1 DayApply

Course Overview

This qualification (NCFE Cache Level 1 Award in Mental Health) is delivered as a 1 day programme of study (9.30 – 3.30 pm) and is assessed through the completion of a workbook which is handed in on the day of the course.

The course will enable you to raise awareness of the issues surrounding mental health difficulties, dispel some of the myths and misconceptions frequently linked to mental health issues and develop learners' knowledge of the rights of those with mental health issues. 

The qualification is ideally suited to either those wishing to pursue a career in a health and social care environment or working with vulnerable families.

It is also suitable for those already working in a care industry who want to develop specialist knowledge in this area, either for enhanced employment opportunities or for additional training and development in their own role.

Expert tuition is delivered by our industry specialists on this full-day programme, with access to continued online support to assist in completing your portfolio.

Entry Requirements

No previous training or experience is required for this programme but you must be at least 19.

Qualification Obtained

Award in Mental Health Awareness

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will attend College for one full day (9.30 – 3.30) and will complete your workbook on the day.  

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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