The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding and awareness of mental health,common mental health disorders and issues, help reduce stigma and discrimination and encourage people to talk about mental health. Furthermore, the qualification should provide learners with the ability to apply their knowledge of mental health through recognising and responding to the signs of mental ill health in themselves and others and be able to offer mental health first aid to people experiencing mental ill health.
ONLINE STUDY AND ONLINE ASSESSMENT – Full Online Study and Assessment is now Available for this qualification. We have several support methods for students including, live tutor lead lectures, Newly Developed E-Learning, Quizzes and Daily Tutor Support – available via phone call, email or online live lectures!
When you study with us you will gain access to our online student portal, you can book support via our app and you will have your own local tutor for support. Immediate same day starts available with deferred payment options.Entry Requirements & Costs
This qualification comprises two units:
Unit 1 Mental Health Awareness
Unit 2 Mental Health 1st Aid
Support for the qualification has been provided by the following professional bodies: