Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF)

(QRN – 601/7715/9)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF) is aimed at those learners who work or wish to work in in the mental health arena.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF) aims to provide learners with knowledge and understanding across a range of mental health awareness principles. The qualification covers a range of mental health issues, including general mental health, stress, anxiety, depression, phobias, dementia and other conditions which may significantly affect the mental health of a person.

 

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve this qualification, learners must achieve learners must achieve 16 credits from 13 mandatory units.

 

 

Learner Entry Requirments

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.

 

 

Progression Routes

Upon successful completion, learners may progress to:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
  • Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
  • Level 2 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector
  • Level 3 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills

 

 

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however learners should be 16 to undertake this qualification.

 

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England.

 

 

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Unit Title Unit Ref Level Credit GLH
Mandatory unit
Understanding Mental Health Y/506/2880 2 4 40
Understanding Stress H/506/2882 2 1 10
Understanding Anxiety H/506/2884 2 1 10
Understanding Phobias A/506/2886 2 1 10
Understanding Depression L/506/3105 2 1 10
Understanding Postnatal Depression L/506/2889 2 1 10
Understanding Bipolar Disorder F/506/2890 2 1 10
Understanding Schizophrenia L/506/2892 2 1 10
Understanding Dementia Y/506/2894 2 1 10
Understanding eating disorders D/506/2928 2 1 10
Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – ADHD F/506/2937 2 1 10
Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – OCD D/506/2900 2 1 10
Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – PTSD T/506/2904 2 1 10