Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences

Level Two

Adverse circumstances can have a negative impact on anyone’s life, but children and young people are particularly vulnerable. They might face difficult circumstances such as the death or divorce of parents, domestic violence, or national and international disasters. These types of adverse childhood experiences can have an impact on their development and mental health, which may continue into adulthood and affect their life chances. This fully online course will give you the skills you need to support children and young people affected by adverse childhood experiences. You will gain insight into how to strengthen their resilience and empower them to overcome the challenges they face.


England (Distance Learning).

Available fully funded

Course Delivery
Online Paper-based

Course Duration
3 Weeks

Awarding Body

Course Content

  • Exploring childhood and family structures
  • Introduction to adverse childhood experiences
  • Developing strategies to improve outcomes for children affected by adverse childhood experiences


  • The learner must live in England and be over 19 years old