Short Courses

All short courses available from Release Potential are fully accredited with the awarding body NCFE, meaning that learners who complete the courses will be awarded nationally recognised and respected qualifications.

How are short courses delivered?

The short courses are delivered with a number of taught sessions. Candidates are able to show their understanding and knowledge of the course content through the completion of workbooks and a variety of class room activities.

The frequency and length of the taught sessions are agreed upon with employers prior to the course starting, which allows for learners to be made aware of what the course will consist of and during what times it will run.

Where are the courses delivered?training to meet your needs

Our short courses are delivered in an array of first-class venues throughout the whole of the North East.

What short courses are available?

Short courses are available in a range of different sectors. In the past Release Potential has delivered hundreds of varied courses in the Care, Hospitality, Business Administration, Retail and Customer Service sectors. We are responsive to the needs of employers and will continue to run new courses subject to employer demand.

Below you will find a small sample of some of the short courses available from Release Potential.

 

Course examples

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in Mental Health

Is this for me?
This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems. It is recommended that learners have a prior qualification in a Healthcare or Social Care subject area.

What do I have to do?
You have to successfully complete and pass the following units

BP YellowUnit 01: Mental health issues

BP GreenUnit 02: Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young peoples' settings

BP PurpleUnit 03: Valuing equality and diversity

BP YellowUnit 04: Approaches to care and management in mental health

BP GreenUnit 05: Understanding change and support in relation to mental health

What do I get?
Assessments will be graded pass or fail for all units. You will receive a certificate of achievement for successfully completing this nationally recognised course.

What next?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to

BP YellowLevel 2 or 3 Diplomas in Health and Social Care

BP GreenLevel 2 Higher Diploma in Society, Health & Development

BP PurpleLevel 3 Certificate in Managing Diversity

BP YellowLevel 2 Certificate in Skills for Supporting Public Services

 

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NCFE Level 2 Certificate in The Principles of End of Life Care

Is this for me?
This qualification is designed for anyone who is seeking to increase their knowledge of end of life care. There are no formal entry requirements, however, you should ensure you have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification.

What do I have to do?
You have to successfully complete and pass the following units

BP YellowUnit 01: Understanding end of life care

BP GreenUnit 02: Communication during end of life care

BP PurpleUnit 03: Assessment and care planning in end of life care

BP YellowUnit 04: Person centred approaches to end of life care

BP GreenUnit 05: Care during the final hours of life and bereavement care

What do I get?
Assessments will be graded pass or fail for all units. You will receive a certificate of achievement for successfully completing this nationally recognised course.

What next?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to

BP YellowLevel 3 Advanced Diploma in Society, health & development

BP GreenLevel 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care

BP PurpleLevel 2 Certificate in Understand the Safe Handling of Medicines

BP YellowLevel 2 Award in Awareness of Dementia

Find out more

For more information about the Short Courses available at Release Potential, call us free on 0808 178 2512 and ask to speak to a member of our sales team.