What is it?

The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of how social and medical advances have led to improvement in public health.

Learners will be provided with an understanding of how, at an individual level, lifestyle choices and behaviours can have a positive and negative effect on health. They will be able to use this understanding to identify changes to their own lifestyle in order to improve their health.


Who is it for?

This qualification is appropriate for everyone and particularly applicable:

  • In the workplace setting as an introduction to health awareness
  • In the health and social care sector, including for those preparing for careers in these sectors
  • As a foundation for those in support roles to professionals in education, public service and corporate settings
  • As part of health and lifestyle education for young people, through schools and colleges, and for those starting out in independent living
How do I apply?

For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.

For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest. 

How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.

To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.

Centres offering this qualification

31 centres offering this qualification

All distance

14 Garrity House, Miners Way, Aylesham, Canterbury, CT3 3BF
Tel: 01227831840 , Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.amactraining.co.uk

Aspire House, Rear of Front Street, Chester Le Street, Co. Durham, DH3 3AW
Tel: 0191 3891504 , Email: [email protected]

Project Support - Health and Wellbeing, Kennedy House, Kennedy Way, Clacton on Sea, Essex, CO15 4AB
Tel: 07507405944 , Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.acecic.co.uk

Public Health Team, Health and Social Care Diretorate, 2nd Floor, Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove, BN3 3BQ
Tel: 01273 296575, Email: [email protected]

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