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Understanding Mental Health Certificate Level 3

The mental health crisis is becoming increasingly prevalent in the UK, with 1 in 4 adults experiencing a mental health problem every year. The Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health is designed to provide a greater awareness of mental health issues and the importance of mental well-being. Learners will build a knowledge base that can be used in a variety of occupational roles, gaining an understanding of the skills needed to work in mental health services, the importance of addressing mental health problems, and how legislation and publicity are changing attitudes towards those seeking treatment.

Course Content;
¦ Understanding the context of mental health and well-being
¦ Promotion of mental health and well-being
¦ Mental health problems, associated issues and consequences
¦ Understanding mental ill health
¦ Working in mental health

Course Info

Level
Level 3 - Advanced
Subject Area
Health & Social Care
Course Type
Adult Part-Time
Location
James Watt College
Next Start Date
19/04/2021
Course Length
35 weeks

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. This course is funded and available for learners age 19 and above who have lived in the UK for 3 years+

Delivery and Assessment

All resources will be made available to you via an online e-learning platform or paper based format with support from your allocated Assessor.

Progression

Once you have successfully completed this course you could continue to study other NCFE courses or secure employment in the health and social care sector.