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Level 2 NCFE Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People

Paper based learning and online assessment. Gain awareness of children and young people’s mental health.

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  • Subject Area: Education and Early Years Professions / Health & Social Care / Upskill / Distance Learning - Healthcare
  • Mode: Part Time
  • Campus: Weybridge
  • About this course

    By completing the qualification, learners will develop knowledge of:

    • children and young people’s mental health in context

    • mental health problems commonly associated with children and young people

    • the impact of mental ill-health on children and young people

    • support available to maintain mental wellbeing in children and young people.


    Course Details

    What will the course involve?

    Learners must achieve all of the mandatory units:

    • Unit 01 Understand children and young people’s mental health in context

    • Unit 02 Understand factors which may affect children and young people’s mental health

    • Unit 03 Understand children and young people’s mental health concerns

    • Unit 04 Understand the impact of children and young people’s mental health concerns

    • Unit 05 Understand how to support children and young people with mental health concerns


    Entry Requirements

    What qualifications will I need?

    There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 qualification.


    How much will the course cost?

    16 - 19 | POA
    Reduced Cost  | £30
    HE Fee  | £0
    Full Cost  | £800

    For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.

    Additional Costs

    There is a £35 fee for the paper based Learning pack.


    Next Steps

    Start dates

    Reference Campus Duration Days Hours Start
    AOL2PMHQ/2223OA Weybridge 15 Weeks Flexible online delivery - 01/10/2022
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