|Mode of study||Distance Learning|
|Course code||PLR2ODL051 (2021)|
The course is aimed at individuals working within the health and social care sector, looking to gain specialist knowledge and understanding of mental health first aid.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this programme, although the qualification is designed for those currently employed in a relevant role. Good numeracy and literacy skills are advantageous.
The course comprises the following 3 Mandatory Units.
Mandatory Units – Unit 01 Exploring mental health, Unit 02 Understand how to support individuals with mental ill health, Unit 03 Understand a mentally healthy environment
To pass this qualification, learners are required to complete 3 formal Assessments (one after each module) submitted to us for marking.
This course is currently being offered FREE of charge. If, however, the learner is withdrawn without completing the course a charge of £75 may be incurred to cover the cost of administration, course materials and registration.
Health & Social Care BTEC
Previous Institution: Meole Brace School, Shrewsbury
Currently, I am a student midwife at De Montfort University in Leicester. Being able to study Health and Social Care and A Level Biology helped me prepare for university and provided me with the vocational skills and experiences, together with the academic ability, which gave me a significant advantage in an extremely competitive course and profession. It was the best decision I made choosing these courses.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health & Social Care
Previous school: Meole Brace School, Shrewsbury
I want to become a paramedic and the work placements you do on this course have helped me get my foot in the door and start on my way to my dream career. I especially enjoy learning the psychological side of Health & Social Care.
Health & Social Care BTEC (History, Sociology)
Previous Institution: The Priory School
I took Health & Social Care because I want to be a primary school teacher. It is an assignment based course, so there is less pressure and you get to do amazing placements for hands-on experience and I went to a primary school. I will be going to study BA Primary Education after College.
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