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Links for learning

Qualifications Credit Framework (QCF) diplomas in health and social care include units that cover all aspects of mental health and wellbeing. These can also be studied as stand-alone units. QCF also offers a Level 3 Award Awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005Click here for qualifications information at Skills for Care.

To search for training providers delivering QCF qualifications in Suffolk click here. More general training is also available. To search for training providers in Suffolk click here

A new, free online learning resource for professionals and the public to use to promote self-care and mental health prevention has been launched, an article in Mental Health Today.

A resource from Skills for Care

Skills for Care have a Care Certificate Standards booklet that sets out the 15 standards, including those for mental health, dementia and learning disability.

Scils stands for Social Care Information and Learning Services. There are a wide range of learning materials on the SCILS website to support professionals. The Suffolk Brokerage is able to offer a free subscription to this service. Call the Brokerage on 01449 720400 for the login code. Then click on Scils here to login in and access the useful training material.

A guide from The Health and Care Professions Council about health, disability and becoming a health and care professional.