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Mental Health First Aid | Accredited NCFE Level 2 Certificate

Support individuals with mental ill health

Develop skills for life – learn about different types of mental ill health and how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses.

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Fully-funded for adults in England. Funding from HM government via the Department for Education.

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What you will learn

Your free course is split into 3 manageable units

This unit will introduce you to different types of mental ill health.

You will understand factors which may contribute to mental ill health and actions that can be taken.

The aim of this unit is to understand how to support individuals with mental ill health.

You will understand their responsibilities and how to protect their own mental health.

You will know about relevant legislation.

You will understand mentally healthy environments and wellness action plans.

Why it's free

If you meet the eligibility criteria the course is available at no cost whatsoever.

Free Courses in England connect you with training providers that use the UK Government’s Adult Education Budget to fund the free online courses. 

Eligibility Criteria

*EEA nationals will need to have obtained either pre settlement or settled status and provide evidence of this.

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Your accredited certificate

The free online training is designed to empower you with new skills, knowledge, and self-confidence.

Your level 2 NCFE certificate is your record of achievement for completing the nationally recognised qualification.

NCFE is a national awarding organisation that designs, develops and certifies nationally recognised qualifications and awards.

All qualifications are regulated by Ofqual and are the perfect way to boost any CV.

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Incredibly easy to enrol. Allocated a tutor to assist if needed. Online coursework really easy to follow, with questions to evidence learning.
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Delighted to be able to enrol on a course to give me the tools to help people experiencing mental health crises. I found the enrolment process easy and Emma was supportive and encouraging throughout!
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FAQs

If you meet the eligibility criteria then YES!

We connect you with learning providers that use government funding, in the form of the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) and the Adult Educational Budget (AEB).

The courses are designed to allow learners to fit their learning around their employment obligations and can be completed in a number of weeks or months, depending on the level. Our shorter courses are often completed within 3 weeks, whilst our longer lasting courses can take up to 3 months.

Yes! All of our free courses are 100% online.

All of our courses are accredited by UK government-recognised awarding bodies. These include NCFE CACHE and TQUK, with whom we work closely to ensure our existing courses, and all new ones, meet approved standards of excellence and are certified as such. NCFE CACHE and TQUK are national awarding organisations that design, develops and certifies nationally recognised qualifications and awards.

All qualifications are regulated by Ofqual and are the perfect way to boost any CV.

You can only take one course at a time but you can take up to 7 in one academic year.

No, there are no exams, all courses require you to complete assessment questions based on the knowledge you have just gained from the units.

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