£80.00

Level 1 Award in Introduction to Mental Health in the Workplace (RQF)

The  Level 1 Award in Introduction to Mental Health in the Workplace (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification for people who wish to raise their awareness of mental health and improve their mindfulness in work and everyday life. The qualification would be suitable for an individual or a group of up to 25 colleagues within a business.

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Course Cost
£80 (inc VAT)

Course Duration
3 Hours

Qualification overview
This qualification forms part of the QA Mental Health First Aid suite of qualifications. The qualification and
learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of subject matter experts and in-depth research in the
area of Mental Health First Aid.
This QA qualification is for people who wish to raise their awareness of Mental Health problems associated
with work and everyday life and how they can potentially improve their own mindfulness.
This qualification specification provides information for Centres about the delivery of the Qualsafe Level 1
Award in Introduction to Mental Health in the Workplace (RQF) and includes the qualification requirements,
assessment methods and quality assurance arrangements.

Objective
The objective of the qualification is to benefit the Learner by educating them in the principles of Mental
Health and mental illness. Learners will be introduced to Mental Health conditions such as depression and
suicide and build an understanding of stress. They will be introduced to the use of appropriate language when
supporting others and the importance of self-care to potentially improve their own Mental Health.

Intended audience
This qualification is for those aged 16 years and over who have an interest in Mental Health and would like to
raise their awareness of Mental Health within the workplace and in general.
Structure

This qualification contains 1 mandatory unit with a Total Qualification Time (TQT) of 3 hours. Full details of this
unit are available in the Appendix.

Learners must complete the assessment in the unit successfully within the registration period to achieve the
qualification. The maximum period to achieve this qualification, including any referrals is 4 weeks.