Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health - Level 2

Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

Are you interested in increasing your knowledge of children’s mental health? Courses online, such as this one, allow you to develop your knowledge at your own pace, and in your own home. This qualification aims to equip you with a more detailed understanding of mental health conditions that affect children and young people, the legislation and guidance surrounding mental health, risk factors that may affect mental well-being and the impact that mental health concerns may have on young people and others.


Guided Learning Hours

Course Duration: 16 weeks

Learner Benefits

–  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification

 Furthers personal and professional development

  Increase understanding of children’s mental health

–  Receive a set of high-quality learner support materials

–  Gain support from a dedicated team

Business Benefits

  Employees gain a high standard of learning to support their roles

Relevant to a wide variety of people and settings

Provides assurances of well-trained employees

  Reduces the risk of prejudice and discrimination

–  Evidence of staff competency

–  Allow employees to better understand children’s mental health

Job Sectors

  Medical Services

–  Health and Social Care

–  Childcare settings

  Schools and Colleges

Learn all about the concepts of mental health and how society’s view of mental health has changed over time moving onto covering the risk factors, the behaviours displayed by children and young people as well as the impacts of mental health concerns while exploring person-centred approaches to supporting these people with mental health concerns and promoting mental wellbeing.



Aged 16+

Fully funded subject to eligibility

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