Understanding Mental Health
The Avenues Adult Education Centre
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This six-week course aims to improve your own understanding, knowledge and skills in how to identify and support positive mental health lifestyles for you and your family.
There are no entry requirements
How to apply
For information on how to apply, please call 01482 615 349 / 616 580 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This six-week course is aimed at anybody wanting to gain an initial understanding of this increasingly current and in demand topic.
During the course we will cover:
- Identify what is mental health/mental illness
- Mental health in society
- How to deal with stress
- Maintaining a positive wellbeing
- Employability and careers – What next?
This is a RARPA based course, assessment is carried out though building of a portfolio and taking part within tasks matched to the individual’s personal targets.
RARPA stands for Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement which is the process of assessment for non-accredited learning. It is a means of validating the outcomes of programmes which do not result in qualifications. RARPA is a five stage process which measures and records learners’ progress, achievements and attendance.
Where can it lead?
You may wish to progress on to the Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness course.
This course could lead to working in a variety of settings within the public, private, voluntary and community sector such as:
- Community work
- Social work
As a Hull Training and Adult Education learner you have access to our Careers Advice Service. Our advisers are on hand to guide you through options and support you to achieve your full potential. Ask your tutor to refer you, if required.