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Micro Course - Understanding Stress

  • Campuses

    • Paisley
  • Course type

    Online learning

  • Campuses

    • Paisley
  • Course type

    Online learning


What will I learn?

Some studies have claimed that up to 70% of visits to GPs are for conditions that are related to stress. This is a major issue that people suffer with on a day to day basis, but don’t necessarily know how to deal with.

This short, auto-marked course will give you the knowledge you need to understand the impact and key issues surrounding stress.

A great addition to your CV to show your commitment to health and social care, this is also beneficial for general knowledge.

Topics covered in this course include

  • The Effects of Stress
  • How Daily Life Demands Cause Stress
  • Stress Management and Support

This is an auto-marked course, you will receive a college certificate online when you have successfully completed which you can print and/or save for your records.

What qualifications do I need?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, as it is delivered online it would be beneficial if the candidate had basic competence in IT and the internet.

This course does not require a personal statement.

What can I do after?

This course provides progression to Level 2 NCFE programmes.

Programme Information

You can enrol onto and start this course at any time throughout the year.

Duration: 5 weeks

Cost £35.00

This course is not eligible for Fee Waiver Payment

Price for individual learners (some course costs are deducted). Deductions cannot apply to applicants outwith Scotland or organisations purchasing this course as a commercial venture or as part of a funded workforce training plan, for more information please contact the Online Learning Team on 0141 581 2319.


Study options

Campus Mode Level
Paisley Online learning SCQF

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