Mental Health First Aid training - 2 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 leave the course as a certified mental health first aider with accompanying handbook.

Duration

2 days

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 spot the signs, support others and look after your own mental health as a certified mental health first aider.

Who the course is for

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

It may be of particular interest to organisations or staff with a desire to increase mental health awareness and support in professional settings. Introducing certified mental health first aiders into the workplace can be an effective way to equip and support staff.

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

  • Spot early signs of mental health problems
  • Help someone experiencing a mental health problem
  • Provide help to someone in distress on a first aid basis
  • Guide someone towards the appropriate support
  • Reduce the stigma of mental health issues

Register your interest for the training course

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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 spot the signs, support others and look after your own mental health as a certified mental health first aider.

Who the course is for

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

It may be of particular interest to organisations or staff with a desire to increase mental health awareness and support in professional settings. Introducing certified mental health first aiders into the workplace can be an effective way to equip and support staff.

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

  • Spot early signs of mental health problems
  • Help someone experiencing a mental health problem
  • Provide help to someone in distress on a first aid basis
  • Guide someone towards the appropriate support
  • Reduce the stigma of mental health issues

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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