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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs

1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem every year in England. This online course in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs will give you a better understanding of care and support for those with mental health problems. You’ll learn about the role of the mental health worker, the processes and approaches involved in care and how to support people who are experiencing mental ill-health. The qualification will help to develop your understanding of duty of care and the different treatment options that are available for mental health problems.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Entry Level 2

  • Delivery

    Distance / Online

  • Duration

    165 Guided Learning Hours

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  • Gain skills and understanding to improve the experiences of service users
  • Understand the importance of duty of care in adult health and social care
  • Understand the role of the mental health worker
  • Learn the correct approach to care and management



Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 01724 281 111

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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