• YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals (603/7146/8)

    The purpose of this qualification is to develop learners’ understanding of mental health, mental ill health and the risks associated with mental health conditions. Learners will also learn about sources of support available to individuals with mental health conditions.

    Price

    £25

    Endorsed by

    YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals

    Qualifications Type

    Population Specialism

    Qualification Number (QN)

    603/7146/8

    Qualification size

    GLH: 23 / TQT: 29

    Availability

    Operational start date: 1 March 2021

    Operational end date:

    Certification end date:

    Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements but the qualification has been designed for learners aged 14 years and older.

    Assessments

    Information leaflet, poster or infographic design
    Worksheet
    Case study

    Endorsement

    Overview

    Endorsed by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), this qualification can be used towards members’ annual Continuous Professional Development (CPD) requirements.

    Qualification details

    To achieve the YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals (603/7146/8), learners must successfully complete one unit.

    UnitLevelCredits
    Mental health awareness and support (H/618/5687)23

    The YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals is assessed through a combination of internal assessments.

    Information leaflet, poster or infographic design
    Worksheet
    Case study

    This qualification doesn’t provide automatic progression onto another YMCA Awards qualification, however it may provide progression opportunities on to qualifications related to careers in mental health, health and social care, counselling or psychology.

    Learners taking this qualification may also consider further training at the same and higher levels in a range of qualifications. For example:

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    YMCA Level 2 Diploma in Exercise and Fitness Instructing (603/7285/0)
    YMCA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (603/1902/1)
    YMCA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (603/1903/3
    YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Practitioner) (603/2438/7)
    YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Pilates (Practitioner) (603/3855/6)
    YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga (Practitioner) (603/3617/1)

    The information below provides details of our fees for our approved centres. If you’re a learner, you’ll need to find a training provider to get an accurate cost for completing one of our qualifications. Training providers will charge learners more than the prices listed below to cover the costs of the delivery of teaching and assessment they complete on our behalf.

    YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals (603/7146/8) – £25

    Teaching and learning resources

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