Course Content

  • Understanding the context of mental health and well-being

  • Promotion of mental health and well-being

  • Mental health problems, associated issues and consequences

  • Understanding mental ill health

  • Working in mental health

Full course title

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health

Course Reviews


From 1st April 2021, anyone aged 19+ who wants to achieve their first full level 3 qualification, which is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or 2 full A levels, may be able to sign up to a fully-funded course.

  • Currently live in England
  • Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study

How Learners use this course

If you choose to complete this Level 3 course in Understanding Mental Health, you can become familiarised with the skills needed to work in mental health services. Such careers could include;

  • Mental Health Nurse (£25,654 to £45,838)
  • Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (£25,654 to £45,838)
  • Clinical Psychologist (£32,305 to £45,838)