L6 Certificate in the Management of Work-Related Stress -  Online (20 Credits)

CertificateManagement of Work-Related Stress

Part Time
Cork Road
30 weeks

Management of Work-Related Stress 

The Certificate in the Management of Work-Related Stress is a new online course tailored towards health and social care and related support workers.  The course consists of two ten credit modules. Module 1 aims to equip workers with the requisite skills, knowledge and competences to manage their personal levels of work-related stress, while Module 2 aims to help workers create a less stressful working environment.


100% continuous assessment through written portfolio.



Two Semesters, Online  (30 weeks)


Management of Work-Related Stress,  Special Purpose Award

Year 1
Semester 1Semester 2
Introduction to StressThe Organisation and Stress
Prevention of StressInterpersonal Skills, Listening and Assertiveness
Learning Ways of Coping with your StressLeadership and Motivation
Changing How you Think about ThingsManaging the Process of Change
Giving Feedback and Constructive CriticismOrganisational Policies
Learning to Deal with Behaviours you find ChallengingRisk Assessment
Learning How to RelaxErgonomics

Management of Work-Related Stress Entry Requierments

Applicants must demonstrate that they have sufficient competency in spoken and written english language in order to pursue a specific course.

Please consult the WIT english language requirements pages for further information.

Learners may progress upon completion to the Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Skills for Practice or the MSc Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. 

Course Leader

  • Mr. Cathal Ryan

    Project Manager Higher Certificate in Custodial Care

    Email: [email protected]

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