Level 2 Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace RQF

Qualsafe (QA)
Duration: 1 day
 
This is a one day course that provides the student with an enhanced understanding of the importance of positive mental health and wellbeing in the workplace. It highlights the role that everyone plays in recognising and handling mental health issues at work.

What is the objective of this course?

The objective of the qualification is to benefit the Learner by educating them in common mental health
illnesses such as depression, stress and anxiety, eating disorders, self-harming and suicide.
The qualification includes how to listen to others and provide advice on where to signpost to expert support
to assist them in difficult times. The qualification will potentially assist with reducing stigma associated with
mental health problems in the workplace.

What topics are covered in this course?

Topics covered include: understanding mental health and its importance, promoting positive mental health in the workplace, common mental health conditions, mental health first aid at work action plans.

Why train with us?

All Prometheus Medical instructors are active, clinically current practitioners, meaning candidates will benefit from the most up-to-date medical knowledge.

Where will I learn?

At our purpose-built Herefordshire Campus or, for group bookings, your site if you prefer.

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Professional Pathways

Possible progression routes from this qualification include:
Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF)

Can you be a Counsellor with a Level 2 qualification?

To work as a counsellor you’ll need a minimum of a Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.

 

Course Content

The aim of the qualification is to benefit the learner by educating them in common mental health illnesses such as depression, stress and anxiety, eating disorders, self-harming and suicide. It provides the learner with the knowledge on how to seek out professional assistance for those suffering from mental health illness.

The syllabus includes:

  • Understanding mental health and its importance
  • Promoting positive mental health in the workplace
  • Common mental health conditions
  • Mental health first aid at work action plan
  • How to listen to others and provide advice
  • Signpost to expert support to assist those difficult times

 

Course Accreditors

Qualsafe - Course Accreditors

Entry Criteria

No prior qualifications required. This qualification is for those aged 16 years old and over who have an interest in mental health and would like to raise their awareness and be able to listen and signpost work colleagues to a professional body that can provide support.

Certification

QualSafe (QA) Level 2 Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace.

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