The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems. The qualification will raise the awareness of the role of a mental health worker and the processes and approaches involve in the care and support of those who experience mental ill-health.
The objective of this qualification is to give learners working, or intending to work in a health or social care context, an understanding of approaches to supporting those with mental health needs. It will also enable learners to progress to other qualifications in health care and social care.
To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs, learners are required to successfully complete the 5 mandatory units. Once the units have been achieved, you will receive a certificate from NCFE, the awarding body.
- Unit 01: Understand the role of the mental health worker
- Unit 02: Mental health and mental health issues
- Unit 03: Understand duty of care in adult health and social care
- Unit 04: Approaches to care and management in mental health
- Unit 05: Understanding change and support in relation to mental health