Childcare and Teacher Training

Childcare: Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2 Distance Learning

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course has various start dates throughout the year and will take 6 months to complete.

Entry requirements
  • You should be at least 16 years old
You will achieve

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health.

Last updated: 11th February 2019

Course overview

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.

Course content

Units include:

  • Understand children and young people’s mental health in context
  • Understand factors, which may affect children and young people’s mental health
  • Understand children and young people’s mental health concerns
  • Understand the impact of children and young people’s mental health concerns
  • Understand how to support children and young people with mental health concerns

How will I be assessed?

Paper based learning materials with online assessment.

What equipment will I need?

Computer and internet access required.

Where will I study?

You will study through Barnsley College distant learning.

What can I do next?

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

How much does the course cost?

Price on application.

Extra information

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Disclaimer

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Childcare: Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health Level 2 Distance Learning