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Understanding Mental Health Care Certificate Level 3 QCF

Level 3 / TQUK / PI138

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The Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health Care course is an ideal course for an individual who currently works alongside people with mental health conditions and for those who are looking to in the future.

The NVQ qualification has now been replaced by the newer QCF qualification.


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course duration: 200 hrs

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Course Description

This Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health Care course is suitable for anyone wanting to find out more about mental health and how people with mental health problems can be best supported.  With one in four affected by mental ill health each year, it is possible that the learner has experienced, knows someone with mental health problems or works with individuals experiencing mental ill health.

The purpose of this course is to meet the needs of individuals who support people with mental health problems, but who are not necessarily mental health professionals.  Learners are likely to be in employment, but, as this is a knowledge-based qualification, this is not essential.

Learners may study this course as part of their continued professional development in order to enhance the service they provide, to consolidate their knowledge in the form of a formal qualification and improve their career or academic prospects.

Please Note:
Due to the nature of the qualification, the learner will need to be working in an health and social care environment in order to complete certain aspects of this course. There is no requirement that this is full time or paid employment.

Qualification Title: Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health Care
Qualification Number: 601/4647/3
Total Credits: 20

Units

Unit 1 - Understand the legal, policy and service framework in mental health
Unit 2 - Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
Unit 3 - Understand mental well-being and mental health promotion
Unit 4 - Understand mental health problems
Unit 5 - Understand mental health interventions
Unit 6 - Understand care and support planning and risk management in mental health

Previous Knowledge

The great news is that you don’t require any previous knowledge to study this course. Whether you currently work in an industry alongside people with mental health conditions or you are new to this area this programme will assist you with your personal development.

Assessment

The course is assessed through a series of tutor marked assignments. The learner will be required to complete an assignment at the end of each module. Once all assignments have been passed the course will be passed over to moderation for completion.

Awarding Organisation

Training Qualification UK are one of the newest, most dynamic awarding organisations in the industry, seeking to bring a fresh approach and excellent service to training providers, colleges and learners. TQUK qualifications are designed by leading professionals and delivered to centres and learners with integrity and compliance in mind. TQUK have rigorous quality assurance controls and procedures in place and are committed to maintaining the highest standards of customer service, qualification delivery and assessment.

TQUK are fully approved as an awarding organisation by Ofqual and award QCF courses in a number of sectors. QCF courses have various credits values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System. TQUK accredit courses which are developed by industry experts and work hand in hand with organisations ensuring the calibre and worth of courses provided.

Support

Each learner will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have throughout the duration of your studies. The learner will have access to 12 months tutor support via mail and email.

course description

Course Description

This Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health Care course is suitable for anyone wanting to find out more about mental health and how people with mental health problems can be best supported.  With one in four affected by mental ill health each year, it is possible that the learner has experienced, knows someone with mental health problems or works with individuals experiencing mental ill health.

The purpose of this course is to meet the needs of individuals who support people with mental health problems, but who are not necessarily mental health professionals.  Learners are likely to be in employment, but, as this is a knowledge-based qualification, this is not essential.

Learners may study this course as part of their continued professional development in order to enhance the service they provide, to consolidate their knowledge in the form of a formal qualification and improve their career or academic prospects.

Please Note:
Due to the nature of the qualification, the learner will need to be working in an health and social care environment in order to complete certain aspects of this course. There is no requirement that this is full time or paid employment.

Qualification Title: Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health Care
Qualification Number: 601/4647/3
Total Credits: 20

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

The great news is that you don’t require any previous knowledge to study this course. Whether you currently work in an industry alongside people with mental health conditions or you are new to this area this programme will assist you with your personal development.

assessment

Assessment

The course is assessed through a series of tutor marked assignments. The learner will be required to complete an assignment at the end of each module. Once all assignments have been passed the course will be passed over to moderation for completion.

support

Support

Each learner will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have throughout the duration of your studies. The learner will have access to 12 months tutor support via mail and email.

modules

Units

Unit 1 - Understand the legal, policy and service framework in mental health
Unit 2 - Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
Unit 3 - Understand mental well-being and mental health promotion
Unit 4 - Understand mental health problems
Unit 5 - Understand mental health interventions
Unit 6 - Understand care and support planning and risk management in mental health

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

Training Qualification UK are one of the newest, most dynamic awarding organisations in the industry, seeking to bring a fresh approach and excellent service to training providers, colleges and learners. TQUK qualifications are designed by leading professionals and delivered to centres and learners with integrity and compliance in mind. TQUK have rigorous quality assurance controls and procedures in place and are committed to maintaining the highest standards of customer service, qualification delivery and assessment.

TQUK are fully approved as an awarding organisation by Ofqual and award QCF courses in a number of sectors. QCF courses have various credits values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System. TQUK accredit courses which are developed by industry experts and work hand in hand with organisations ensuring the calibre and worth of courses provided.

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    Would 100% recommend NCC Home Learning

    After searching many, many company's offering online courses I almost gave up and got disheartened by it. Most company's charge a ridiculous amount of money and if you want to pay in instalments you more than likely have to pay over £100 extra for their fee costs. I gave it one last chance to find a course I wanted to study and I stumbled onto NCC Home learning. I thought this is to be good to true offering loads of subjects prices are very reasonable and no fee on instalments for my course! I was shocked so I signed up and within a week I received my course modules and few days later a tutor. Quick and Responsive!!

    It's hard to find the motivation to study from home when I'm working full time, I'm a wife, own a house, battling my own demons of depression and having dyslexia. But each module kept me interested and found myself search more and more about mental health. My tutor is amazing and has given feedback on every piece of coursework I have done. The module book is so descriptive and well presented that it is helping me achieve my goal in completing this course. This course has not only helped give me an insight into my own mental health but how I can help other people who are suffering with mental health also.

    I would like to say a huge thank you to my Tutor that has been supportive and would like to say a huge thank you to NCC Home Learning without you I wouldn't of been In the job I am in now!. If your looking at starting a course I would 100% recommend NCC Home Learning. It's never to late to learn and also it improves your mental well being. I am already looking at work course to do next as there are so many to chose from. Thanks again!
    By on 17 May 2016
    Dear Vickie Cotton
    Many thanks for your detailed review of NCC Home Learning. We are pleased that the Level 3 Mental Health course has met your requirements and that you would be happy to recommend NCC Home Learning to others. We wish you all the very best for the future and if we can be of any further assistance please do not hesitate to get in touch. Further, remember you can receive a returning learner discount should you wish to study again with NCC!

    Kind regards,
    NCC Team
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    Would certainly recommend NCC

    The feedback I received from Wendy Smith was prompt and instructive.
    The correspondence between myself and Shaun Connick was immediate and helpful.
    I will consider using NCC Home Learning again and would certainly recommend NCC to my friends.
    By on 3 February 2016
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    Would highly recommend to others

    Thank you very much for the support received from my Tutor Wendy Smith. Help me in areas I might of struggled with. I enjoyed the course which is very relevant to my job. Not sure at stage what further education I will be doing. Thanks again, Dave. Would highly recommend to others.
    By on 5 November 2014
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