Award in Mental Health and Wellbeing Level 2
Develop your awareness and understanding of mental health issues and look after your own wellbeing on this part-time course.
Level: Level 2
Purpose: Personal and Professional Development
Guided Learning Hours: 16
Duration: 8 weeks, Fridays 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Next Course: 17 January – 13 March
What are the qualifications about?
You will remove the stigma surrounding mental health and develop an understanding of lifestyle choices and other factors that impact on health and wellbeing. You will get a greater awareness of the many facets of health and wellbeing that can be applied in a variety of contexts.
Who are they for?
This is a useful course if you want to further develop your understanding of your and others’ mental health and wellbeing. You may have contact with the general public through everyday living, in educational settings, as a carer, or in public services. This qualification leads on from Mental Health and Wellbeing Level 1.
What do I need?
You should hold a Level 1 in English and Maths.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin College provides a welcoming and supportive learning environment with small classes so that everyone can thrive in their learning and achieve their potential, particularly adult learners returning to education.
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical activities.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 2: 16 hours
Usual course length
Completing the Level 2 Award in Mental Health and Wellbeing usually takes:
- 2 weeks part time, 2 days a week
What jobs could they lead to?
Cost: £100. You may wish to progress to a Level 3, study further in the subject or related subjects, or consider careers in health and related professions.
What would it cost me?
We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.