Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness RQF


Jumpstart your career caring for individuals with diverse psychological challenges with our TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness.

Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness RQF

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About This Course

Students of the TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness online course will uncover the nuances of working with individuals facing diverse psychological challenges, from depression to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and eating disorders.

This unique qualification is tailored to propel you towards employment in various roles, such as care assistant, mental health support worker, healthcare support, and mental health outreach staff.

This course is entirely online, allowing you to study at your leisure from the comfort of home, all the while being supported by your personal instructor.

We are unable to accept learners located in Northern Ireland or outside of the UK for this particular qualification. For any alternatives, contact us here.

Course Units

TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness

Qualification Number: 603/0156/9

Unit 1: Understanding Mental Health

Unit 2: Understanding Stress

Unit 3: Understanding Anxiety

Unit 4: Understanding Phobias

Unit 5: Understanding Depression

Unit 6: Understanding Post-Natal Depression

Unit 7: Understanding Bipolar Disorder

Unit 8: Understanding Schizophrenia

Unit 9: Understanding Dementia

Unit 10: Understanding Eating Disorders


This course is graded using a series of assignments designed to test your understanding of the course materials. There are no external examinations required!

Required Knowledge

No previous knowledge of counselling is required for this course.

Awarding Body

Once you’ve successfully completed the courses, you’ll receive a TQUK Level 2 qualification in Mental Health Awareness (RQF) qualification.

TQUK is an Ofqual-approved awarding organisation that offers RQF courses across multiple industries. Their qualifications are developed by experts and presented to centres and students, with a focus on ethics and compliance. TQUK is dedicated to providing exceptional service to its customers, delivering cutting-edge qualifications, and conducting rigorous assessments, all of which are subject to stringent quality assurance controls and processes.

Please note: we are unable to accept learners located in Northern Ireland or outside of the UK for this particular qualification. For any alternatives, contact us here.


Our personal tutors will be with you every step of the way to ensure your learning journey is effortless. If you have any questions, are stuck on a particular topic, or simply need some direction, your instructor will be there to assist you.

Similarly, our helpful student support team will be there to assist you with any technical challenges you may encounter. Distance learning doesn’t mean distance support!

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
  • Our customers have rated us ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot.
  • Our courses are up to date. Many providers create course content and fail to keep it up to date.
  • We are open later than any other home learning provider.
  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete this course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete this course within 6 months or less.

This is a fully recognised RQF qualification, supported nationwide by employers and industry bodies. RQF courses have various credit values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System.

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

No, this is a distance learning course, which means your assessments will be submitted and marked using our online LMS (Learner Management System).

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).

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