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Mental Health Awareness Award Level 1 – UXPPAF01

We regularly hear about ‘mental health’ but what does it really mean? This course will give you an awareness of mental health difficulties and the qualification will also look great on your CV!
Start Date Tue 8 Mar 2022
Weeks 4
Time 18:00 - 21:15
CampusAireville Campus
Fee £75 * Exam Fee: £0


This course aims to:

  • raise awareness of the issues surrounding mental health difficulties
  • dispel some of the myths and misconceptions frequently linked to mental health issues
  • develop learners’ knowledge of the rights of those with mental health issues

The qualification is appropriate for a wide range of people with an interest in raising their own understanding of mental health issues. It would complement study in a range of areas, e.g. citizenship, PSHE, healthcare, social care, counselling or public services.

It may also be particularly useful for those working within the voluntary and community sector and for others whose role calls for interaction with the general public in their day-to-day work.

Equipment Info

You will achieve the qualification by demonstrating your knowledge of the specified criteria.

Along with the class activities, you will have written work and homework to complete.


  • Counselling Skills Cache Certificate Level 2 (NCFE)
  • Mental Health First Aid UK Adult - Mental Health Awareness
  • Mental Health First Aid UK Adult - Mental Health First Aid Course


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Part-time courses are term time only. See our term dates for further information.
Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £17,374.50? Call 01756 693 309 for further information.
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