NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental
Health Problems

Qualification reference: RQF 601/3438/0

Level: NCFE CACHE Level 2

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain knowledge of awareness of mental health problems to expand an existing practice, as a foundation qualification towards further studies, or for personal interest
  • Be awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems* – a nationally recognised qualification,
    regulated by Ofqual in England
  • Available to study by any one of the following methods; Paper based, Mixed or Online

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.

Course overview

Mental health problems are not discriminatory – they can affect anyone. This course aims to raise awareness of mental health and a range of mental health problems, and is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

This will support your role if you work or interact with individuals with mental health problems.


Our training is split into 13 units:

  • Understanding mental health
  • Understanding stress
  • Understanding anxiety
  • Understanding phobias
  • Understanding depression
  • Understanding postnatal depression
  • Understanding bipolar disorder
  • Understanding schizophrenia
  • Understanding dementia
  • Understanding eating disorders
  • Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – ADHD
  • Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – OCD
  • Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – PTSD

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.

*NCFE CACHE registration fee of £62.50 applies