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AIQ Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness

£249

AIQ L2 Award in Mental Health Awareness

AIQ L2 Award in Mental Health Awareness

£249
 

Earn 10 CIMSPA Endorsed CPD points

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What Will I Learn

There’s strong research in the benefits of exercise on mental health. Gain confidence with knowledge when discussing the subject with clients.

Obtain knowledge to understand, recognise & aid someone with mental health issues.

With this qualification, you'll be equipped with the basic skills to respond appropriately to people who are experiencing mental health problems and how to reduce the stigma around it.

During this course, you will learn:

  • How to understand mental health
  • Risk factors, treatments and interventions for those affected by mental ill health
  • Available support and advice
  • How to recognise the signs of mental ill health and provide initial help
  • Escalation and mental health first aid
  • Listening, communicating and signposting
  • Promoting good mental health

Course Curriculum

A Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training or a high level of working knowledge the fitness industry is recommended.

Chapter 1: Understanding Mental Health
Mental health relates to an individual's state of psychological and emotional well-being. Understand mental health and mental health disorders ranging from feeling down to debilitating long-term illnesses.

Chapter 2: Risk Factors, Treatments, and Interventions
Identify the main risk factors associated with mental health, and learn about common treatments and interventions.

Chapter 3: Available Support and Recognising the Signs
Learn how to recognise the signs of mental ill health and how to find credible sources of information and support.

Chapter 4: Providing Initial Help and Escalation
Learn about providing mental health first aid when you identify that someone is experiencing mental ill health.

Chapter 5: Mental Health First Aid for Specific Disorders and Communication Strategies
Identify what steps to take if you are concerned about someone's well-being and how to respond to traumatic events.

Chapter 6: Signposting and Promoting Good Mental Health
Learn about signposting appropriate sources of help during mental health first aid and encouraging support strategies.

There are two assessments. The Unit 1 Assessment has 35 questions and you must score at least 80% to pass. The Unit 2 Assessment has 21 questions and 40 marks available. To achieve a pass you will need to score 80%.

COURSE INCLUDES

  • Digital workbook
  • Lecture videos and webinars
  • Weekly discussion forums

Frequently Asked Questions

Upon passing the end of the course exam, you will earn an Active IQ Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness.

You have 365 days from the date of purchase or date of enrollment key activation.

The exam is open book and is completed online through your NASM student portal. You have 3 initial attempts. If you fail all 3 exam attempts, a retest can be purchased.

There are two assessments, and to achieve a pass you will need to score 80%.

There are no pre-requisites required for this qualification. It is an appropriate qualification for anyone interested in improving their own mental health and supporting the mental health of others.

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