Understanding the basic principles of mental health.

Duration: The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 5 hours and of this 4 are recommended as guided learning hours (GLH).

Qualification: Highfield Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mental Health Awareness (RQF)

Who is this for?

This knowledge-only qualification can be taken by learners preparing to enter employment or by those who are already in employment and wish to develop their knowledge of mental health awareness.

Topics covered

Learners undertaking this qualification will develop their underpinning knowledge and understanding in relation to mental health, mental ill health and wellbeing. 

Assessment method

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.