Mental health first aid training – half day

Approximately one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year.

This Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course will provide you with an understanding of common mental health problems and how to support somebody in distress. You will receive a certificate and handbook on completing the course.

Duration

4 hours

Cost

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Participants

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Format

Online; In person

What you will learn

In your personal and professional life, you will encounter people experiencing mental health problems. In fact, one in six people in England report experiencing a common mental health problem, such as anxiety or depression, in any given week.

This course will provide you with an understanding of common mental health problems, enabling you to support others and look after your own mental health.

Who the course is for

This course is suitable for anyone interested in learning more about mental health to better support themselves and others.

It may be of particular interest to organisations or staff with a desire to increase mental health awareness and support in professional settings.

By the end of the course you’ll be able to

  • Define mental health and some common mental health issues
  • Identify stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues
  • Relate to people’s experiences and support people in distress
  • Look after your own mental health

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What you will learn

In your personal and professional life, you will encounter people experiencing mental health problems. In fact, one in six people in England report experiencing a common mental health problem, such as anxiety or depression, in any given week.

This course will provide you with an understanding of common mental health problems, enabling you to support others and look after your own mental health.

Who the course is for

This course is suitable for anyone interested in learning more about mental health to better support themselves and others.

It may be of particular interest to organisations or staff with a desire to increase mental health awareness and support in professional settings.

By the end of the course you’ll be able to

  • Define mental health and some common mental health issues
  • Identify stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues
  • Relate to people’s experiences and support people in distress
  • Look after your own mental health

Register your interest for the training course

All fields with an asterisk (*) are required

Consent*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

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