Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mental Health Awareness

Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mental Health Awareness

The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners to progress to a qualification in another subject area and/or to give learners personal growth and engagement in learning, specifically in relation to understanding the basic principles of mental health.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

The total qualification time for this qualification is 5 hours, with 4 hours recommended as guided learning hours.

TQT is an estimate of the total number of hours it would take an average learner to achieve and demonstrate the necessary level of attainment to be awarded with a qualification, both under direct supervision (forming guided learning hours) and without supervision (all other time). TQT and GLH values are advisory and assigned to a qualification as guidance.

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by multiple-choice examination.

What next?

On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking a Highfield Level 2 First Aid for Mental Health or Level 3 qualification in Healthcare Support or Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace for Managers.