​accredited & approved ​Online mental Health Courses

​People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is.

Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors.

Our accredited and approved online mental health courses will equip you with up to date information and practices on working with patients or clients with mental health.

accredited dementia training courses for nurses and carers

Accredited Dementia Training

Duration: ​5 hours

Our accredited dementia training ​package has been designed to help you understand what dementia is, the different types of dementia, how to diagnose dementia and how to care for people with dementia.

They ​have been developed using the latest guidance from the medical and nursing Royal Colleges, the Department of Health and the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE ).

Approved by CPD


aspergers training courses

​​Asperger Syndrome

Duration: 1 hour

This Aspergers ​ Syndrome course is ​ designed to increase your awareness and understanding of Asperger's Syndrome.

​It looks at the main characteristics and its place on The Autistic Spectrum. There are also sections on Asperger's and supporting those with the syndrome.

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autism awareness course

Autism Awareness

Duration: 1 hour

​Our Accredited Autism Awareness ​course is aimed at care workers who are involved with clients who have Autism. Learners will gain a better understanding of what Autism is and the effect it has on an individual. The course can follow two different pathways: Child development and Autism Awareness or Adult Mental Health and Autism.

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understanding dementia

Dementia Awareness: an understanding

Duration: 1 hour

This​ Dementia Awareness course is focused on understanding dementia better.  It is ideal for care workers and professionals working with people suffering from dementia. It will give you a general understanding of the Dementia, and the issues associated with it will be established.

It will also provide you with a framework and strategies of how to assist the individuals with managing the disease.

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dementia clinical guidelines

Dementia: Clinical Guidelines

Duration: ​1 hour

This e-learning ​course covers the Dementia Clinical Guidelines which makes specific recommendations on Alzheimer's disease, Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB), frontotemporal dementia, vascular dementia and mixed dementias, as well as recommendations that apply to all types of dementia.

It will also help you understand what delirium is, the clinical guidelines for managing delirium and the clinical guidelines for managing dementia.

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dealing with challenging behaviour in dementia

Dementia: Dealing with Challenging Behaviour

Duration: 1 hour

In this course, you will explore these challenging behaviours and find out how other carers manage them both at home and in a residential care setting.

It is designed to help you develop a clear understanding about dealing with agitation, psychosis and depression in people with dementia, as well as effective techniques and strategies for dealing with challenging behaviours using a person-centred approach.

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interventions for cognitive and non-cognitive

Dementia: Interventions for Cognitive and Non-Cognitive

Duration: 1 hour

This e-learning module focuses on Interventions for Cognitive and Non Cognitive Dementia patients.

It has been designed to help you understand the clinical guidelines for managing dementia, interventions for cognitive symptoms, interventions for co-morbid emotional disorders, palliative care issues and drug treatments.

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dementia clinical guidelines

dementia: Stand By Me

Duration: 1 hour

Improve communication and care for people with dementia across the patient journey, from pre-diagnosis through to care at home, emergency care, hospital admission, care home admission and end of life care.

The course incorporates six video dramatisations across different settings. Learners can follow Maggie and Mick as Maggie receives a diagnosis of dementia, gets help at home and moves into a residential care home.

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Exploring Different Types of Dementia

dementia: Dementia types

Duration: 1 hour

Dementia is a term that is used to describe a variety of symptoms including memory loss, problems with reasoning, perception and communication skills. This online Dementia Course will explore and describe the different types of dementia.

If your work involves working with or caring for patients with dementia, this course will be ideal for you.  It has been designed to help care professionals increase their understanding and skills around working with dementia patients within a health and social care environment.

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dementia care practice level 3 course

Dementia Care Practice level 3

Duration: 1-2 hours

The Level 3 Certificate in Dementia Care Practice explores when a person with dementia finds that their mental abilities are declining, the vulnerability they experience and the need for reassurance, care and support.

This course will provide you with the level of knowledge and understanding required to ensure you are able to deliver the highest possible standards of care.

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epilepsy training course

Epilepsy Awareness

Duration: 1 hour

​T​he Epilepsy Awareness ​Training is an online course designed for Care Workers who work with service users suffering with Epilepsy. ​It will provide ​you with knowledge on the main effects of epilepsy and the importance of supporting service users to take their prescribed medication.

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learning disabilities awareness training

​Learning Disabilities

Duration: 1 hour

The Learning Disabilities Awareness ​course is designed to enable you to gain a better understanding about working with people with learning disabilities.

You will have the opportunity to familiarise yourself with what a learning disability is, understanding the different types of learning disabilities and the best approach to dealing with challenging behaviours and learning disabilities.

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Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Duration: 1 hour

​The MCA training course explains the provisions of the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS), and how they may impact on employees working, or planning to work, in the health and social care sector.

​This online course provides background to the MCA and its relationship to DOLS and how those working within the care sector can ensure compliance whilst carrying out their job role. ​You will also gain an understanding of how to keep the best interests of those that you care for who may or may not be able to consent.

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mental health awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Duration: 30 mins

This online Mental Health Awareness course is aimed at staff working within a care environment. This course aims to build the capacity of health care workers in the field of mental health so that they are able to effectively respond to the mental health needs of their service users.

Candidates will gain an understanding how to recognise the symptoms of mental disorders and how to understand that people experiencing possible mental disorders require appropriate services.

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mental health awareness training

Mental health course bundle

Duration: 5 hours

These Mental Health online courses are ideal for refresher training or to increase your knowledge within this sector.

This package comes complete with 5 courses all of which are CPD Accredited and Certificated following the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).

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self harm training

Self Harm

Duration: 1 hour

This online Self Harm Training module will raise your awareness of self-harm, help you to develop an understanding of the issues faced by self-harmers, and what you can do to help them.

​Self-harm is an extremely complex issue, both for those who self-harm and the professionals who support them.

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stress awareness training

Stress Awareness

Duration: 1 hour

The Stress Awareness training module is designed to give you an overview of stress awareness at work. The module explains what stress is and how it is expressed physically and psychologically.

We identify potential causes of stress to yourself and to colleagues, explain how to minimise feelings of stress before it becomes a serious problem and offer some short-term coping strategies for dealing with stress as well as longer term solutions.

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stroke training awareness

Stroke Awareness

Duration: 1 hour

Our accredited online stroke awareness training course is aimed at anyone currently or seeking to work within the health care sector.

Candidates will benefit from having knowledge of symptoms, treatments and side effects.

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substance misuse course

​​Substance Misuse Awareness Level 3​

Duration: 1 hour

This online Level 3 Substance Misuse course is about the misuse and abuse of substances such as drugs and alcohol that are used to change a person's state of body or mind, for reasons other than a medical need.

Substance misuse often leads to addiction, which can be defined as the continuing and compulsive misuse of substances despite physical and/or psychological harm to the user, family or society and includes both legal and illegal substances.

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