Mental Health First Aiders

2 day training - £300 per person, or £3000 for up to 12 delegates in-house
Delegates will understand the factors that affect wellbeing and mental health, and gain the skills to recognise the signs of mental illness. With this knowledge and skillset, Mental Health First Aiders can then have discrete conversations and signpost colleagues towards appropriate support.

What you’ll learn
• What is First Aid for Mental Health
• Identifying mental health conditions
• Providing advice & starting a conversation
• Stress
• Mental health conditions
• Drugs & 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
• Bipolar disorder
• Psychosis
• Schizophrenia
• Anxiety

At the end of the two days, delegates will achieve a First Aid Award Level 3 in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health.

Who should attend
This is for mental health champions in the workplace - these can either be a nominated employee or member of management.