Course description

This course will raise awareness of the issues surrounding mental health such as: what is mental health and what causes mental health difficulties? The course will dispel some of the myths and misconceptions linked to mental health issues and will enable you to develop a knowledge of the rights of those with mental health issues and where appropriate support can be accessed.

What can this course lead to?

This course would enable you to progress onto other Level 2 courses in this area.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 8 September 2022 - 11 September 2022

  • Thursday 08 Sep 2022 to Sunday 11 Sep 2022

Session dates for 7 November 2022 - 28 November 2022

  • Monday 07 Nov 2022 to Monday 07 Nov 2022
  • Monday 14 Nov 2022 to Monday 14 Nov 2022
  • Monday 21 Nov 2022 to Monday 21 Nov 2022
  • Monday 28 Nov 2022 to Monday 28 Nov 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £75.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.