Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness

Course Overview

The purpose of this qualification is to provide you with an understanding and awareness of mental health, common mental health disorders and issues, help reduce stigma and discrimination and encourage people to talk about mental health.

Furthermore, the qualification should provide you with the ability to apply your knowledge of mental health through recognising and responding to the signs of mental ill-health in yourself and others and be able to offer mental health first aid to people experiencing mental ill-health.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements.

Who is the qualification suitable for?
  • Teachers
  • Mentors
  • Supervisors
  • Nurses
  • Carers
  • Coaches
  • Instructors

Anyone with a personal interest in mental health awareness and helping others.

How soon can you start?

As soon as you enrol we post your manual and give you access to pre-recorded webinars so you can start learning immediately.

What are the assessments?

There are two online theory assessments you need to complete, consisting of activities, multiple-choice quiz questions and videos. There are no time limits to complete the assessments and they can be done in the comfort of your own home.

What is the timetable?

This course is delivered over 3 x online webinars.

  • Webinar 1 – Mental Health Awareness
  • Webinar 2 – Mental Health First Aid
  • Webinar 3 – Exercise and Mental Health
How do I start?

If you’ve got all of the information you require and you’re happy to proceed, you can join Storm Fitness Academy by getting in touch HERE.