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OCN OCN Post Natal Depression

Would you like to know more about Post Natal Depression?

Completion of our fully accredited course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to offer support to women with post natal depression. This course is ideal for anyone working with new mother's including health care workers and child-carers.

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Accreditation and Assessments:

This course is accredited by the Open College Network (OCN OTC) at level 3 and carries 3 credits.

To successfully achieve this award learners must complete the assessments associated with the course.

Learners who enrolled on this course also enrolled on:

Course Length:Completion time for this course is 4 weeks including assessments

Delivery: Home Study, learners log into our online learning portal- MNT LEARNING- to study this course- there is no classroom attendance required at all. On successful completion of the assessments, learners will receive their results and certificate. (International learners will need to pay an additional charge of approx. £5-10 if they require their certificate posted to an address overseas. Please contact us for further details).

Support:All learners will have telephone/email access to a supportive and friendly personal tutor for any queries they have whilst completing the course.

Learners who are nervous about assessments should be reassured that we are very supportive of our learners and in particular when completing assessments. Learners can call or email for help and support with any queries and we are very used to helping learners for whom English is not their first language.

What is PND: signs, symptoms and feelings PND statistics and risk factors

Listening skills

Support for depressed mothers

How you can help

Self Help Strategies

Learners studying online must ensure their computer meets the minimum requirements as refunds cannot be given once enrolled. If you have any concerns about this please call us and we will be happy to offer support. These requirements include:

  1. Internet access and a working email address

  2. Up to date internet browser such as: internet explorer/safari/google chrome/firefox (if your browser is not up to date your screen may not display the content as it should. Please call us if you wish us to help you check your browser and how to update it if needed- it's very easy- even we can do it!)

  3. Ability to hear audio/video via your computer- this course contains video clips.

  4. Use of a computer to study the course - tablets and smartphones are not advisable for studying as the display and functionality can be affected.

Additionally learners should be familiar with navigating a website and have used a Word Processing package such as Microsoft Word in the past.

Course fee: £170 (including VAT)

Enrolments can also be made over the phone Mon-Fri- 0844 8268 446

'The tutor was great, I feel I have the skills to listen and assess when help is needed now'

Karen, Maternity Nurse- Post Natal Depression Training Course

'I have learnt alot and really enjoyed the course. This will help in my personal development and in my professional role working with families'

Sally, Early Years Professional (EYP) at a Children's Centre - Post Natal Depression Training Course

'The course was really informative and interesting, the personal experiences really helped me to understand'

Gabriella, Nanny - Post Natal Depression Training Course

'I thoroughly enjoyed the course.The tutor kept the course very interesting and ensured there was lots of interaction with all attendees- thank you'

Michelle, Family Support Outreach Worker Children's Centre - Post Natal Depression Training Course

'Very friendly atmosphere and approach and exhanging experiences was really helpful'

Grazyna, Maternity Nurse - Post Natal Depression Training Course

'A really lovely course with a great group of students and a fantastic teacher. I felt very welcomed and questions were encouraged'

Lizzie, Nanny- Post Natal Depression Training Course