Mental Health First Aid

COURSE CALENDAR
Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Health and Safety, First Aid

What Is Mental Health First Aid Training?

This course provides those undertaking the course the ability to have a conversation in a non judgemental way, moreover be able to recognise the signs and common symptoms of mental health and be able to support anyone afflicted towards the right mental health care support. Candidates will achieve a thorough understanding of what affects mental health and environmental factors that might affect a persons wellbeing, as well as hands on learning to identify the triggers and trigger signs that indicate a mental illness, including when to know the time is right to engage, reassure and support a person in distress. All candidates will receive a mental health manual, progressive workbook, and for line managers CPD to assist their ongoing learning.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for all those in the workplace or those that come in contact with others at risk and who want to gain the necessary skills to have assist others in a completely non judgemental way. Candidates will be taught how to recognise the signs and common symptoms of multiple mental health issues and be able to guide a person towards the right support. This 2 day course is aimed at employees in the workplace. It covers subjects that some may find distressing. Topics covered include suicide and self harm. Any candidate that becomes overwhelmed by any subject matter is able to the course at any time. If you are in any doubt over the content matter than it is recommended you do not book this course. If booking on behalf of others please verifying with that person persons that they will be comfortable attending. If you or your candidates are unsure in anyway or want to check that mental health first aid training is right for you then please contact us first in order to discuss any concerns. For mental health support, in particular if you are feeling distressed in anyway, please contact the Samaritans on 116 123, or NHS 111.

Course Agenda

- Action planning for using MHFA
- Alcohol
- drugs and anxiety disorders
- Alcohol
- drugs and mental health
- Alcohol
- drugs and psychosis
- Bipolar disorder
- Cognitive distortions and cognitive behavioural therapy
- Crisis first aid for acute psychosis
- Crisis first aid after a traumatic event
- Depression in the workplace
- Eating disorders
- First aid for anxiety disorders
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Venue

Mental Health First Aid training is available at training centres UK wide, using a virtual classroom with a live tutor or on client premises (as required) provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Parking, public transport links and refreshments vary from centre to centre and these will be confirmed to you prior to your enrolment on any course.

Accreditation

The Mental Health First Aid course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

Open Courses & Public Events

Our Mental Health First Aid training public event calendar has more than 20 open course training dates taking place across the UK. Search and book securely online and receive an immediate confirmation together with full joining instructions, your VAT invoice and a receipt of payment. You are also able to make an enquiry and receive our formal quotation. Lowest price guaranteed.

More Information

We train in excess of 100,000 delegates per year. For more information, please make your enquiry using the form below. The XYZ Training Group Customer Charter ensures that all enquiries are responded to the same day.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive Mental Health First Aid open course schedule, training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, start by completing the form below and we'll send you the full course information and a quotation based on your requirements.

Make A Mental Health First Aid General Enquiry Here

Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and / or a quote by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Mental Health First Aid courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page, refine your search above or call us on 0844 335 8882.

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