About this Course
This TQUK Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness (RQF) course is ideal for candidates working in a variety of settings, including Children's Social Care, Adult Care, Schools and Day Care settings.
Getting started on your online mental health awareness course is quick and easy! You will only need to complete a quick online enrolment before having your telephone induction and then starting your course.
This course is completed online on our online portal within just 1 – 6 months. Throughout this course, you will be assessed via; written assignments, work products, professional discussion, and verbal questions and answers.
On completion, you will be awarded the TQUK Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness (RQF), which is accepted by major regulatory bodies such as Ofsted and CQC.
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Why take this course?
This qualification carries huge value and employers value candidates with an in-depth understanding of mental health awareness.
The qualification develops learners' knowledge and understanding of mental health issues. It develops and recognises the learner’s personal knowledge and skills to encourage a healthy lifestyle and prepare them for further learning or training
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, candidates should be at least 16 years of age to begin this Online Mental Health Awareness Course.
What Is Mental Health Awareness and Why Does It Matter?
Millions of people around the world are suffering from mental illnesses and some people are unaware or have learned to live and deal with their illnesses independently due to the ongoing stigma behind them. Mental health awareness can help everyone to understand people suffering from a mental health condition and help break the stigma which leaves so many people suffering in silence without the help they need.
By taking a Metal Health Awareness course, you are not only gaining the skills, knowledge and understanding to help an individual in need, but your actions also help to encourage the people around you to take the step to break the stigma and help people around the world to get the help they need.
This TQUK Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness (RQF) can be completed in just 1 – 3 months, however, candidates will have a total of 6 months should they wish to pace themselves.
The course is completed as a distance learning course based on our online learning portal. You can complete your online mental health awareness course whenever and wherever you like, as long as you have an internet connection.
Throughout your journey, your assessor will be available to support you on your course over the phone, by email and through our online messing system. All our assessors have a complete understanding of mental health awareness.
How do I log into my course?
Approximately 15 minutes after purchase, you will receive your login details by email, including a link and instructions to log into your course. You can also find your learning portal by clicking on the ‘student login’ button on our website, or by clicking here; lms.thelearningstation.co.uk
When will I have my induction?
Your induction will be arranged once you have finished all of the other enrolment modules, and will take place over the phone.
When will my work get marked?
You can expect any work submitted to be marked within just 14 days unless agreed otherwise with your assessor. Your work may not be marked within 14 days if you submitted more than 3 assignments in a month.
Are there any classes or learning materials?
Your assessor will provide you with assessment plans, which may include guidance and materials, as well as providing constructive feedback on the work that you complete.
When will I hear from my tutor/assessor?
Your assessor will provide you with assessment plans with work to complete, as well as their contact information. They will not reach out to you if you are not doing your work, you need to get in touch if you are having trouble with your assignments.
Your assessor should respond to any messages from you within just 3-working days, but it is usually sooner. If you have sent your assessor a message and you haven’t heard back from them, please let us know by emailing [email protected].
When will I get my certificate?
On completion of your course, there are steps that we must take to quality assure your qualification to then send to the awarding organisation.
- The Assessor must review your work in full before submitting it to our IQA, this usually takes around 2 weeks.
- The IQA will review any requests within 1-months, but this is usually sooner. If there are actions on your portfolio it will be sent to the assessor for them to complete, and then these steps will be repeated.
- Once the IQA has quality checked and approved your portfolio for external sampling by the awarding body, the office will submit the claim for your certificate within 5 working days.
- The awarding body will usually issue a certificate within 2-weeks from this point; however, they may request sampling of your work, in which case it can be up to one month.
- The usual duration is 1-2 months from completion.
Where can I find course units?
Why study with the Learning Station?
The Learning Station is fast becoming one of the UK’s top providers of online tuition with many students happily completing their chosen Online & Distance Learning courses. Whatever your reason is for enrolling on one of our courses, you can rest assured that you will be supported by a highly qualified, experienced and helpful assessor.
Benefits of the Learning Station
- We have thousands of successful learners
- All our qualifications are Fully Accredited and Nationally Recognised
- Our courses are specifically designed to ensure fast progression
- Simple to use e-learning and distance learning courses
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