Principles of the Mental Health Worker

TQUK Certificate , Level 2
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Course Information


Fully-Funded Digital Learning


This course will equip learners with a detailed understanding of mental
health and mental health issues, the principles of the mental health care
worker, approaches to care and management and the duty of care in adult health
and social care, and change and support in relation to mental health.

This qualification is aimed at anyone looking to develop their understanding
of mental health and the role of the mental health care worker. Throughout this
course, the skills and knowledge needed to understand approaches to care and
management in mental health, the duty of care, and the principles a mental
health care worker is required to have will all be covered.

Course units/modules

  • Mental Health and Mental Health Issues
  • Principles of the Mental Health Care Worker
  • Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health
  • Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care
  • Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental Health

Benefits and skills

Benefits of this programme include:

  • Flexible online delivery.
  • Assessed via activities so no exams.
  • Useful for personal development or seeking employment.
  • Study at your own pace.

Entry requirements

  • Aged 19+
  • Level 1 English

Assessment types

Written assessments, tasks, and activities

Course details

Duration: 12 Weeks
Study Type: Part time
Course Code: 89232-01

Please note that for all courses starting on 9th September, there will be an induction week, WC 2nd September.

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