This qualification is for individuals with an interest in health and wellbeing, who want to support their peers to understand the impact of COVID-19 and to be able to participate in the measures in place to prevent its transmission in communities.
The objective of the qualification is to develop the competencies required of a COVID-19 Young Health Champion. It will enable learners to develop an understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on individuals and communities, as well as to build their knowledge of the intended impact of measures in place to prevent the transmission of COVID-19.
The qualification will support learners to understand the importance of peer-to-peer messaging around COVID-19. It will also enable learners to develop the skills required to design, deliver and review a message to their peers around participation in measures to prevent the transmission of COVID-19 and to signpost their peers to sources of reliable information on this issue.
Learners will explore modules in two main areas:
- The impact of COVID-19 and the measures in place to prevent its transmission
- Deliver a message around the importance of measures to prevent COVID-19 transmission to a group of peers
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Centres offering this qualification
7 centres offering this qualification