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Health Social Care
Level 2

Understanding Behaviour that Challenges


12 weeks


Rush Green Campus




Adult 19+

This course has been designed to increase your awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects.

You will develop in-depth knowledge of behaviour that challenges, which could support progression onto other appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and care sector.

On this course, you will learn:

  • Understand behaviour that challenges
  • Understand the role of reflection and support for those involved in incidents of behaviour that challenges
  • Understand how to support positive behaviour
  • Understand the important of effective communication and the management of behaviour that challenges

You will be assessed through a range of methods, including direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence and written assignments.

There are no specific qualifications needed, however it would be beneficial to have previously achieved a Level 1 qualification in health, social care, childcare or supporting learning.

On completion of this course, you will be able to progress onto:

  • Level 2/3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Level 2 in Mental Health
  • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
  • Level 2/3 Certificates in Understanding Autism
  • Level 2/3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce
Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.