This two-day Mental Health First Aid course is an advanced course that is certified by Ofqual, one of the UK's leading Governing Body's. From this course, you will understand the importance and specifically learn how to create a positive mental health culture in your workplace. Most importantly, you will learn how to offer a helping hand to anybody suffering from Mental Health issues and how to approach them to seek professional support.
1 in 4 people experience mental health issues each year.
Who is this course for?
The Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health is perfect for anybody who wants to be a responsible Mental Health Champion (First Aider) in their workplace.
We offer this course at our regular venues throughout Staffordshire and the West Midlands, alternatively, we can deliver this training at your company premises for up to 16 delegates.
In order to complete this course, there will be a range of methods used to demonstrate your knowledge, this includes practical real-life scenario examples and questioning. The final examination will be multiple choice and open questions.
Upon successful completion of this course, each delegate will have the knowledge, confidence and Ofqual regulated certificate in Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health. This certificate will expire three years after the date of completion. However, for this course, annual refresher training is strongly recommended.
What is First Aid for Mental Health?
Identifying mental health conditions
Providing advice and starting a conversation
Drugs and alcohol
First Aid for Mental Health action plan
First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
A large range of Mental Health conditions covered in detail
Anxiety, Depression, and suicide
Bipolar, personality, and bipolar disorders.
In line with Government advice, all delegates attending a First Aid course post-COVID-19 Outbreak will receive a FREE COVID-19 Hygiene Pack in an effort to protect all learners and staff. We will provide:
- Clean equipment
- Face shields
- Hand hygienic gel
- Surgical face masks
- Regular handwashing facilities