Mental Health Awareness Award (Online) Level 1
This is a knowledge based qualification suitable for anyone wanting to develop their knowledge on mental health. It aims 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 your knowledge of the rights of those with mental health issues.
This course is completed via distance learning, allowing you the flexibility of studying in your own time. There are a range of teaching materials that you will work your way through and at the end of each section you will complete a small assessment. The course is chunked into small sections so that you can complete parts of the course even if you have a short amount of time.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification, however it is recommended that you are confident in using computers and have regular internet access. You must be aged 19 + and have lived in the UK for the last three years.
- You will require good literacy and IT skills
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
Raising awareness of the issues surrounding mental health difficulties
Developing your knowledge of the rights of those with mental health issues
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £0.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
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