The NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness is a comprehensive program designed to provide learners with a solid understanding of mental health and the challenges faced by individuals experiencing mental health problems. This course offers valuable insights into various mental health conditions, risk factors, and protective factors, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to promote mental health awareness and provide appropriate support.
Throughout the course, participants will explore different mental health conditions, including anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and eating disorders. They will gain a deeper understanding of the signs, symptoms, and potential impacts of these conditions on individuals' lives.
The course content covers a range of topics related to mental health, including the social and cultural factors influencing mental health, stigma and discrimination, and the importance of promoting positive mental well-being. Participants will learn about effective communication techniques, active listening, and strategies for providing non-judgmental support to individuals with mental health concerns.
Furthermore, the course emphasizes the importance of self-care and maintaining good mental health. Participants will explore strategies for personal well-being, stress management, and resilience-building, enabling them to take care of their own mental health while supporting others.
The NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness is suitable for individuals interested in promoting mental health awareness and understanding, as well as those aspiring to work in sectors such as healthcare, social care, education, and community support. This course provides a solid foundation for individuals who wish to contribute to creating mentally healthy environments and making a positive difference in the lives of those affected by mental health challenges.
By successfully completing this course, learners will gain a nationally recognized qualification that reflects their enhanced knowledge and understanding of mental health awareness. This certificate serves as a valuable stepping stone for further career development or progression in roles that involve mental health support, advocacy, and community engagement.
Who is this course for?
The NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness is designed for individuals interested in gaining a solid understanding of mental health and promoting mental health awareness. This course is suitable for healthcare professionals, social care workers, educators, and community support workers.
It equips learners with the knowledge and skills to recognize signs of mental health issues, provide appropriate support, and promote positive mental well-being.
By completing this course, individuals can enhance their ability to contribute effectively to the well-being of others and make a positive impact in various professional settings.
What Careers Could This Qualification Support?
Individuals who complete this course can pursue a variety of career paths within childcare and education, They may also choose to work in other areas of the mental health field, such as research or advocacy.
Social Work Assistant (£22,500 to £28,500)
Mental Health Nurse (£36,500 to £51,500)
Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (£24,000 to £61,000)
1 - Understanding mental health
2 - Understanding stress
3 - Understanding Anxiety
4 - Understanding phobias
5 - Understanding depression
6 - Understanding postnatal depression
7 - Understanding bipolar disorder
8 - Understanding schizophrenia
9 - Understanding dementia
10 - Understanding eating disorders
11 - Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
12 - Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
13 - Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
This course is nationally accredited!
We are partnered with the nation's leading colleges and training providers across the United Kingdom. This means many of our qualifications, including this one, are nationally recognised.
This course is nationally accredited! It has been quality checked by an external awarding body to ensure you get the best possible results.
- Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
- Increase understanding of symptoms and management of stress, anxiety and phobias
- Further your personal and professional development
- Gain a clear understanding of mental health legislation
Is this course for me?
This course is fully funded and available to anyone who falls within the eligibility requirements below:
• Age 19+
• EU / UK Resident for 3+ years
* Not enrolled on another government funded course
Please call 02039003091 if you have any questions about our courses!