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Level 2 in Certificate in Understanding Mental Health First Aid & Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace (LC)

96P837/AP-2021
  1. CampusDirect Offsite
  2. Course Length
  3. Type of CoursePart Time
  4. Week CommencingFlexible
  5. Annual FeeTo Be Confirmed

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The Details

Around 450 million people currently experience mental health problems. Recent reports suggest that over 12 million working days were lost due to work-related stress, depression or anxiety in just one year. It?s important that employers are transparent and open about mental health issues. Increasing the understanding of mental health among staff at all levels builds a culture of care and support. In this fully online course, you'll build an understanding of mental health problems and the support available in the workplace. You will learn how to support individuals with their mental health, as well as what a mentally healthy environment is like.

COURSE CONTENT
? Exploring mental health
? Understand how to support individuals with mental ill health
? Understand a mentally healthy environment

Other Important Info

Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Further your personal and professional development
No need to formally attend a college, meaning that you can learn in your own time
Receive a set of high-quality learner support materials that will be yours to keep and use as a reference
Receive support and guidance from a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors
Free courses for adults
Eligibility criteria will be checked on application
Due to the availability of government funding, we're able to offer a range of short qualifications at no cost to applicants aged 19 or over who have lived in the EU for at least three years.
Funded places are limited so please book early to secure your place

Future Prospects

By undertaking this course, you will gain formal recognition by obtaining a nationally recognised qualification. This will enable you to further your own personal and professional development, which could also support you in improving your career prospects. You can progress onto another Level 2 or a Level 3 course and continue your studies.

Entry Requirements

-Candidates MUST be aged 19 plus
-Lived in the EU for 3 years
-Must have access to a computer and have WiFi

Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1024 careers interviews in 2019-2020! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.