RSPH Level 2 Understanding Health Improvement

This RSPH qualification is aimed at organisations with an interest in the health and wellbeing of their workforce and customer/client groups. It provides an ideal way of equipping key staff with basic health advice and methods of support which they can then use to inform and assist colleagues and/or customers.

The aim of this qualification is to provide you with a knowledge and understanding of the principles of promoting health and wellbeing, and of how you can direct individuals towards further practical support in their efforts to attain a healthier lifestyle.

Quick Overview

This Health Awareness course is an online course using our own eLearning platform, Learnstream. No attendance required. On-going tutor support is available as required.

This course will require approximately 8 hours study and assessment time. You will have access to the course for one year and will need to complete the exam in that time.

‘Healthcare professionals have an important role in promoting physical activity to their patients to prevent and manage health conditions, highlighting the benefits for health and providing reassurance about potential risks … It is important that health care professionals are provided with relevant training and guidance to enable informed conversations with patients about physical activity, taking advantage of the regular contact points that older adults may have with healthcare services.’

CMO annual report, 2023

Course Units

  1. Inequalities in health
  2. How effective communication can support health messages
  3. Importance of promoting improvements in health and wellbeing
  4. Impact of behaviour change on health and wellbeing


Online multiple-choice exam taken on a weekday of your choosing between 9-5 (at least 8 days’ notice required to schedule your exam). You will need to get 20/30 to pass. Exam duration is 45 minutes and taken on an E-Assessment platform, Surpass, that will be recorded and then invigilated. Resits are £40.50.

Course Details

  • RSPH Level 2 Award in Understanding Health Improvement
  • Endorsed by The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity with 8 CPD points (to CIMSPA’s Health Navigator Professional Standard


  • Over 18

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£195 + VAT Level 2 RSPH Understanding Health Improvement Online course

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