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Mental Health Awareness for Carers and Nurses

CPD, IIRSM & Skills for Care Approved

The sad truth is that workers in the care sector have a suicide rate almost twice as high as the national average. Additionally, workers in this sector are vulnerable to a variety of mental health issues.

Course Description

Sadly, the suicide rate in the Care Sector is almost twice as high as the national average. This Mental Health Awareness Training for Carers & Nurses course helps to raise awareness of ill- mental health and offers guidance for daily wellbeing-management. But the main focus of the course is to remove the negative stigma currently associated with mental health.

Happy staff equal healthier, more productive and more successful staff. This course can be completed in just 40 minutes, providing employees with a wellbeing toolkit to help manage day to day mental health.

Target Audience

This IIRSM approved Mental Health Awareness Training for Carers and Nurses aims to break the stigma surrounding mental-ill health in the care industry. It also contains extra resources and a wellbeing toolkit to manage day-to-day mental health.


This online Mental Health Awareness for in Care course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, IIRSM and Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to take positive steps to remove stigma surrounding mental health
  • Understand the mental and emotional impact poor mental health can have on care workers
  • Know where to go for support and learn what you can do on a daily basis to improve your mental health
Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Mental Health Awareness in Care 1 Mental Health in Care 70%
Mental Health Awareness in Care 2 Mental Health Problems 70%
Mental Health Awareness in Care 3 Wellbeing Toolkit 70%
Mental Health Awareness in Care 4 External Help 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


40 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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