First Aid for Mental Health – New for 2019!
Could you be a Mental Health First Aider? One in four people in the UK will have a mental health problem at some point. This can be a reaction to a difficult life event, such as bereavement, but can also be caused by work-related issues.
Introducing our brand new Level 1, Level 2 & Level 3 (RQF) First Aid for Mental Health training courses. These courses are suitable for those who want to gain the necessary skills to have a non-judgemental conversation, recognise the signs and symptoms of common workplace mental health issues and effectively guide a person towards the right support.
Three different types of courses are available depending on your intended role…
- Level 1 (RQF) Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health – 1/2 Day
- Level 2 (RQF) Award in First Aid for Mental Health – 1 Day
- Level 3 (RQF) Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health – 2 Days
A range of subjects are covered including:
What is First Aid for Mental Health? | Identifying mental health conditions | Providing advice and starting a conversation | Stress related
Mental health conditions | Drugs and alcohol | First Aid for Mental Health action plan | First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace | Depression | Post-traumatic stress disorder | Self-harm | Suicide | Eating disorders | Personality disorders | Bipolar disorder | Psychosis | Schizophrenia | Anxiety and much more…