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Understanding Working in Mental Health Certificate Level 2 QCF

Level 2 / NCFE Certificate / PI505

The Understanding Working in Mental Health course will equip learners with everything they need to know when it comes to working in Mental Health. Students will explore a range of aspects related to working in this field.

The QCF qualification for this course has now replaced the NVQ qualification.


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WAS £368.00

NOW £276.00 or only £35.00 initial deposit

course duration: 160 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

This distance learning programme has been written for everyone who is involved in the care sector and aims to give all staff, supervisors and managers the essential knowledge needed to offer the very best professional approach to understanding working in mental health.

This programme of study is designed to complement your practical work, as it will help you to underpin your practice with theoretical knowledge. It will also give you the opportunity to look at parts of the job you may not currently be involved with. This is the ideal method of study for individuals who would like to fit studying into their busy lifestyle.

The course is divided up into five core units, each concentrating on an important aspect of understanding working in mental health. You are sure to find this programme challenging but highly rewarding.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health (QCF)
Qualification Number: 600/6133/9
Total Credits: 14

Units

Module 1: Mental Health and Mental Health Issues
Module 2: Introduction to Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
Module 3: Valuing Equality and Diversity
Module 4: Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health
Module 5: Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental Health

Previous Knowledge

The good news is there is no previous learning knowledge required to enrol on to this programme. This makes our Understanding Working in Mental Health programme easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

Assessment

Assessments in this section relates to each of the units and help you to assess if you have grasped general knowledge and understanding of these units. Upon successful completion of the programme students will receive a certificate of achievement.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide. You will also be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have. You can be assured that 12 months unlimited support is available for your programme, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

course description

Course Description

This distance learning programme has been written for everyone who is involved in the care sector and aims to give all staff, supervisors and managers the essential knowledge needed to offer the very best professional approach to understanding working in mental health.

This programme of study is designed to complement your practical work, as it will help you to underpin your practice with theoretical knowledge. It will also give you the opportunity to look at parts of the job you may not currently be involved with. This is the ideal method of study for individuals who would like to fit studying into their busy lifestyle.

The course is divided up into five core units, each concentrating on an important aspect of understanding working in mental health. You are sure to find this programme challenging but highly rewarding.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health (QCF)
Qualification Number: 600/6133/9
Total Credits: 14

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

The good news is there is no previous learning knowledge required to enrol on to this programme. This makes our Understanding Working in Mental Health programme easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

assessment

Assessment

Assessments in this section relates to each of the units and help you to assess if you have grasped general knowledge and understanding of these units. Upon successful completion of the programme students will receive a certificate of achievement.

support

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide. You will also be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have. You can be assured that 12 months unlimited support is available for your programme, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

modules

Units

Module 1: Mental Health and Mental Health Issues
Module 2: Introduction to Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
Module 3: Valuing Equality and Diversity
Module 4: Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health
Module 5: Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental Health
awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.