Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (RQF)
(QRN – 601/7715/9)
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 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.
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.
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
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years old to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||Credit||GLH|
|Understanding Mental Health||Y/506/2880||2||4||40|
|Understanding Postnatal Depression||L/506/2889||2||1||10|
|Understanding Bipolar Disorder||F/506/2890||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|