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Online Learning in Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health - Level 2 TQUK

Available for applications

More information about this Course

Useful Information

Mode of Study: Online Learning
Level: 2
Duration: 12 weeks
Awarding/validation body:  TQUK

Please note, this course can only be funded for non- Greater London residents. Typically, learners who meet this criteria will have postcodes outside of this catchment area- gla_postcode_map_a3_map1.pdf (


If you are unsure if you are a non-GLA resident do not hesitate to contact the admissions department by calling 02087605934 or emailing

Course Overview

This course will equip learners with a detailed understanding of mental health conditions including depression and anxiety, the legislation and guidance surrounding mental health, risk factors that may affect mental well-being and how to build resilience against these, and the impact mental health concerns may have on young people and others.

Course Highlights

This course includes the following units:

- Unit 1: Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health in Context
- Unit 2: Understand Factors which may affect Children and Young People’s Mental Health
- Unit 3: Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns
- Unit 4: Understand the Impact of Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns
- Unit 5: Understand how to Support Children and Young People with Mental Health Concerns

Career Opportunities & Further Study

This course is ideal for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of children and young people’s mental health. This qualification supports progression onto further mental health qualifications and into relevant employment in the
health and social care or education sector.

You will be assessed by a series of assessment questions which are built into the
course. These will be submitted via the online learning platform, EQUAL. Your answers are automatically saved and are available for you to edit at any point before submission. You submit your assessment answers to your Tutor for marking, who will give you feedback on
each question.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements:
There are no specific entry requirements for this course; however, learners should have a minimum of level one in literacy or equivalent.

Why choose distance learning?
Gain a nationally recognised qualification.
Access to an award-winning e-learning platform.
Establish a long-standing career pathway within the health and social care sector.
Study will enhance both your personal skills and professional development.
This is course is delivered via online learning, each unit will have a set deadline allowing you to plan your study time to fit in with these dates.
Learners will receive high level support from their personal tutor.
The allotted time for completion of this course is 3 months.

If you would like to find out more about this course, the funding available and how they could help you take the first step in upskilling, retraining or pursuing your ambitions, before you apply then please contact our team on

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