The course modules are as below:
- CARE CERTIFICATE – Standard 9: Awareness of Mental Health conditions
- LEARNING DISABILITIES
- MENTAL CAPACITY ACT AND DEPRIVATION OF LIBERTY SAFEGUARDS
- MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS
The above course is aimed at staff working within a care environment. These courses aims to build the capacity of health care workers in the field of mental health so that they are able to effectively respond to the mental health needs of their service users.
Candidates will gain an understanding how to recognise the symptoms of mental disorders and how to understand that people experiencing possible mental disorders require appropriate services.