Mental Health Awareness NCFE CACHE Award Level 1

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This course will provide you with a detailed awareness of the issues surrounding mental health conditions. You will learn about general mental health while deepening your understanding of the rights of those with mental health issues. Additionally, this course will dispel myths and misconceptions frequently linked to the representation of mental health.

Fee: Free for unemployed adults who are UK residents. It is available for other adults but charges may apply.

Course Information

This course is suitable for adults aged 19+ and is operating fully online, allowing you to study at your own pace. It is ideal for those working in a healthcare capacity but can be useful for anyone working in an office setting to better understand others who may struggle with mental health conditions.

Once you have applied, we will carry out a short skills assessment and signpost to other courses if this is not the appropriate course for your needs.


Benefits / Skills

  • Flexible online delivery

  • Gain a recognised qualification

  • Applicable to anyone working with other people

  • Gain awareness of a range of mental health conditions

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you will need basic IT skills.

Career Progression

Progression may include the Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Issues Certificate Level 2, or Employability Skills Certificate Level 1 qualifications.

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Course Details


Up to 12 weeks (dependent on how much time you study per week)

Study Type

Full time

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Course Code


Health Science & Social Care

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