Certificate in Understanding Mental Health (Level 3)

Key Facts
  • Starts All year round
  • Course Type Distance Learning
  • Duration 10 Weeks
  • You Need 4 Requirements needed View


This qualification is designed to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. This qualification will focus on the study of mental health and mental well-being to support different occupational areas, and will offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge and understanding.

What will I learn

This qualification covers: Understanding the Context of Mental Health and Wellbeing Promotion of Mental health and Wellbeing Mental Health Problems: Associated Issues and Consequences Understanding Mental Ill Health Working in Mental Health

How will I learn

Online reading materials are provided for your directed study.

What's next

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

Additional Information

This qualification is suitable for any learner who wants to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health. To apply for any of these courses or for any further enquiries, please email distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk.

You can work around your family and work commitments
You can study in the comfort of your own home
You can help support family and friends who may have a health condition
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