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SQA Mental Health and Wellbeing Awards (SQA)

Why this award?

These awards aim to:

  • reduce stigma surrounding mental health
  • arm young people with healthy coping strategies
  • promote knowledge of the impact of mental health on behaviour
  • dispel myths surrounding mental health
  • promote understanding of positive and negative impacts on mental health
  • help individuals to make the right choices
  • promote understanding of the potential uses and impact of social media and the internet
  • create resilience

Who is it for?

The Awards are suitable for:

  • learners who are at school or who may have just left school
  • mature candidates who may have been out of education for a long period of time
  • individuals who are currently in employment and wish to obtain a formal qualification
  • learners who want to study at a pace and style that they determine
  • employees who want to improve their knowledge and understanding of mental health and wellbeing
  • individuals who are seeking national recognition of their achievements
  • employers who wish their employees to take part in short, continuing professional development courses

What time commitment is required?

​120 hours

Is the award externally accredited?

These awards are SQA accredited and sit on the SCQF at Levels 4 and 5

Case study: SQA Mental Health and Wellbeing Award - Experiences in delivery

Provider: SQA

Website: Click here

Budget: Award Fee

For Ages: 14 - 26+

Time to Complete: 120 Hours


  • Achievement
  • Gain new skills

Type of Involvement:

  • With Others

Award Recognition:

  • SCQF Credit rated
  • Scottish Qualifications Certificate

Meeting Frequency: Ad Hoc


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