Course overview

Certificate in Mental Health Awareness City of Bristol College

This introductory course focuses on the study of mental health and mental wellbeing, raising awareness of mental health and a range of mental health conditions and increasing understanding of mental health and the causes of mental ill-health.

Dates and applications

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Certificate in Mental Health Awareness Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBP0199D01-1
Dates
16/09/2022 - 27/01/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Fri
Hours per week
5.25
Start Time
09:30
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Certificate in Mental Health Awareness Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBP0199D01-2
Dates
03/02/2023 - 23/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Fri
Hours per week
5.25
Start Time
09:30
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Certificate in Mental Health Awareness Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBP0199D01-3
Dates
25/01/2023 - 28/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Weds
Hours per week
4.75
Start Time
16:00
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LBP0199D01-1 16/09/2022 - 27/01/2023 1 years Fri 5.25 09:30 Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire
LBP0199D01-2 03/02/2023 - 23/06/2023 1 years Fri 5.25 09:30 Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire
LBP0199D01-3 25/01/2023 - 28/06/2023 1 years Weds 4.75 16:00 Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for adults aged 19+ who want to broaden their understanding of mental health.

What you'll learn

The course consists of 10 units:

  • Understanding mental health
  • Understanding stress
  • Understanding anxiety
  • Understanding phobias
  • Understanding depression
  • Understanding postnatal depression
  • Understanding bipolar disorder
  • Understanding schizophrenia
  • Understanding dementia
  • Understanding eating disorders

Course entry requirements

You will need good communication skills including the ability to write at Level 2 standard. You will also be required to successfully complete an interview.

To join this course, you will learn theories which may reflect upon your own life. The work can feel personal and at times revealing so we look for someone who is reasonably emotionally robust.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

You will be assessed through a range of different assessment methods creating a portfolio of evidence.

Future career and study opportunities

After completing this course you could progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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