Certificate in Understand Mental Health

Are you interested in gaining a broader understanding of mental health? This course focuses on the study of mental health and mental well-being to support different occupational areas and offers breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge and understanding. There will be a particular focus on • mental health legislation, services and public attitudes and how these have evolved
• how to support mental well-being through various stages of life
• mental ill health, treatment options available and the potential consequences of mental ill health
• the skills required to work in a mental health service.


Learners who achieve this qualification could progress onto a Level 3 in a related field or relevant employment within the health and social care sector


It will be assessed internally using a portfolio of evidence.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 qualification in any field. You do not need to be working in this field to undertake this qualification.





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NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Yr
Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health - Adult Worsley College 16/01/2023 22/23
Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health - Adult Worsley College 17/01/2022 21/22