Health and Social Care
Mental Health and Well Being Award
North, East and South Ayrshire pupils
Tuesday and Thursday
2.00pm - 4.00pm
What is the course about?
This is a great course where will you learn new skills, and it’s especially relevant for anyone considering a career within Health and Social Care. This course will improve your understanding about mental health and answer questions many young people have about this subject. It aims to reduce stigma surrounding mental health, arm young people with healthy coping strategies, promote knowledge of the impact of mental health on behaviour, and dispel myths surrounding mental health. It will also promote understanding of positive and negative impacts on mental health, helping you to make the right choices. You’ll also explore the uses and impact of social media and the internet, and learn how to be more resilient.
What do I need?
There are no set pre-entry requirements for this award
Successful completion of this course may provide you with opportunities to progress to: Access to Health and Social Care National 5 Health and Social Care SVQ Level 2 Social Services and Health Care