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First-rate first aid training appropriate training for our particular needs. All the staff agreed with this statement.

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Level 2 Award in Understanding Mental Health

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Aim

To raise mental health literacy in all sectors of the community, in order to dispel the stigma and discrimination that exists through lack of understanding, and empower people to offer support.

Learning Objectives

  • Define mental health
  • Identify and explain mental health facts and fiction
  • Understand key legislation relating to mental health
  • Explain how mental health care has evolved over time
  • Identify common signs and symptoms
  • Understand common mental health disorders
  • Recognise common attitudes towards mental ill-health and the impacts these can have
  • Explain the concept of parity of esteem
  • Know how to support people and offer advice

Certification

Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.

Accreditation

This course is externally accredited by Advantage Accreditation

Mapped to

RQF Level 2 and the latest guidance from national mental health organisations and charities such as Mind

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We would like to take the opportunity on behalf of our fostering agency to thank you and especially your trainer for delivering an excellent, highly professional and concise training course to our foster carers. We did enjoy the day and we would like to have this trainer as our tutor in any future training courses.

Agency Manager - Foster Care Agency – Worcester   
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