Crossfields Institute Level 2 Award in Working with Trauma

Qualification title

Crossfields Institute Level 2 Award in Working with Trauma


This qualification is designed for people who work across the childcare sector, whether in education, health or social care, to help them work effectively and empathetically with children and young people who have experienced trauma.

Key features

You will be introduced to the theoretical frameworks which underpin our understanding of working with trauma. This will include exploring the different types of trauma and their physical and psychological impact on individuals, as well as introducing strategies to support individuals who have experienced trauma. 

Entry requirements

To study on this qualification you need to demonstrate to the centre that you:

Guided learning hours


Total qualification time




Study method

Blended, part time, face-to-face and distance learning as well as independent study.

How long does it take?

6 months part-time


Portfolio of evidence

Qualification specification

Please click here for the qualification specification


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Centres (Training Providers)

If you are interested in running this course as part of your curriculum, please contact

Registration fee for Centres from 1st September 2023

£60 per learner