Depression affects a large number of people at some point in their lives. Whether it is chronic treatment-resistant depression or situational depression, the affliction is very real for those who suffer. As a result, many organisations are looking for people with expertise in this field, whether for counselling or human resources.

Your team members will become acquainted with this poorly understood and frequently stigmatised issue by taking this simple 13-module course.

This course is entirely online, allowing your employees to study at their leisure and from any location. Any device with an active internet connection can access course materials.

As the employee completes each module, their knowledge will be tested, assisting them in cementing the ideas and committing the concepts to memory.

This course is ideal for familiarising your entire team with a condition that is extremely common in the workplace but is frequently misunderstood.

  • The signs of depression and how to recognise them;
  • The various treatment options available to depression patients;
  • Possible causes of depression and how determining the exact cause is frequently difficult, if not impossible;
  • Common misconceptions about depression and antidepressant use;
  • Recognizing the various types of depression and the symptoms associated with each;
  • identifying stimuli in a person's life that may be a trigger for depression;

  • Learning to recognise depression and take the necessary steps to treat it;
  • Assisting other members of the staff who are depressed;
  • The ability to study when and where it is most convenient for them;
  • Study materials are available on all major devices and are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • All of your enrolled employees have access to online support.
  • All employees who complete the course successfully will receive an industry-recognized certificate.

Unit 01: Understanding Depression

  • How to Tell If You Have Depression
  • An overview of depression treatment
  • Information on the symptoms of depression
  • Depression levels of severity

Unit 02 : What Causes Depression?

Unit 03 : Myths about Depression

Unit 04 : The Symptoms of Depression

Unit 05: Types of Depression

Unit 06: Helping Someone with Depression

Unit 07: Traditional Treatments for Depression

Unit 08: Alternative Therapies for Depression

Unit 09 : Self-Help for Depression

Unit 10 : Identifying Triggers for Depression

Unit 11 : Lifestyle Changes for Depression

Unit 12 : Life After Depression

Unit 13: Seeking Help – Contacts and Resources


Who can take the certification courses?

There are no prerequisites to enrol in the courses.

How much time is required to complete a course?

Depending on the instructional modules, each course has a different length. It is indicated in the course details for each course.

What is the course’s organisation?

Modules make up the course structure. The average study time for each module is between 20 and 90 minutes. The amount of time spent on each module is entirely up to the individual pupils.

When and where can the course be taken?

Any internet-connected device can be used to study the course at any time.

Is there a final exam for this course?

There would be an MCQ Multiple Choice Questionnaire test after all the modules were completed. The questions must be answered online at a time and place of your choosing, and they will be drawn from the modules.

What score must you get on the test to pass?

The test’s passing score is 70 percent.

What occurs if a user doesn’t pass the test?

If the user didn’t pass the exam the first time, he/ she will have more chances to retake it after additional study. The exam can be taken more than once.