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This course aims to develop your understanding and to equip you with a sufficient knowledge of mental health disorders so that you are able to manage and provide a high standard of support. You will also learn how to identify the symptoms of different mental health disorders.


There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).

Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

Entry Requirements


Next Steps

Level 1 Health and Social Care or other short Health and Social Care course such as Understanding Autism.

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.

Fee reductions for adult short courses