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Mental Health First Aid

Two, one and half-day training courses

Our empowering mental health first aid training courses will provide you with the skills to help someone that may be experiencing poor mental health.

Our instructor-led, interactive classes will teach you how to engage on an emotional level and offer appropriate support.

You will gain a deeper understanding of what mental health is and what factors can affect wellbeing. You will also learn the practical skills to help you spot the signs of mental illness and give you the confidence to step in and support a person in need of assistance.

Mental Health First Aid Training Options

If you are looking for bespoke group or business training tailored to your individual needs, or are working with young children, then please get in touch for further information.

You can find more information on our selection of open courses below, which are available to book directly online.

In brief

  • Online or Face-to-Face
  • Evidence-Based
  • Small Group Sessions
  • Teaches Practical Skills
  • Licensed Provider

Covid-19

Please note that our open courses are currently delivered online via Zoom.

Mental Health First Aid Two Day Course.

Who is this training for?

Anyone who has a passion for helping others! The course will equip you with the skills to spot signs of a range of mental health issues and guide a person to appropriate support.

Learning outcomes

The Mental Health First Aid Course will qualify you as a Mental Health First Aider and give you:

  • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of range of mental health issues
  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress using an action plan
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
  • Knowledge to help someone recover by guiding them to further support
  • Understanding of how to keep yourself safe while performing your role

Award

Certificate of attendance as a Mental Health First Aider.

Available dates

Please note: Our ‘Two-Day’ evening class contains exactly the same content but will take place over 4 evenings 1930hrs – 2130hrs.

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MHFA - Two Day - 10/11 June 2021£295.00

MHFA - Two Day - 7/8 July 2021£295.00

MHFA - Two Day - 17/18 July 2021£295.00

MHFA - Two Day (4 Evenings) - 26/27/28/29 July 2021£295.00

Mental Health First Aid One Day Course.

Who is this training for?

The MHFA Champions course is ideal for leaders of people and teams. It will equip you with the skills and confidence to spot when someone is struggling and know how and when to offer support.

Learning outcomes

The One Day Course will qualify you as a Mental Health First Aid Champion and will give you:

  • Tools to recognise and support the first signs of mental distress
  • Skills to encourage your teams to thrive
  • Knowledge to understand how using the correct language and listening non-judgementally will have a positive impact on others
  • An understanding of how to help build a mentally healthy workplace, challenge stigma and support positive wellbeing
  • Knowledge and confidence to provide Mental Health First Aid for the most common mental health issues

Award

Certificate of attendance as a Mental Health Champion.

Available dates

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MHFA - One Day - 24 June 2021£195.00

Mental Health First Aid Half Day Course.

Who is this training for?

The Mental Health Aware course is ideal for everyone. It will teach you how to tackle stigma and empower you to access other initiatives and supports.

Learning outcomes

The Half Day Course will qualify you as a Mental Health Aware and give you:

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma
  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues
  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and wellbeing
  • Confidence to offer support to someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue

Award

Certificate of attendance as Mental Health Aware.

Available dates

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MHFA - Half Day - 6 July 2021£125.00

Mental Health First Aid for Youth Course.

Who is this training for?

The one-day qualification course is suitable for anyone who actively connects with children and young people such as parents, carers, teachers, youth group leaders and young adults.

Learning outcomes

The First Aid for Youth Mental Health Course will qualify you as a first aider for mental health and give you:

  • An in-depth understanding of the mental health conditions that may develop in young people
  • Practical skills to recognise and manage stress
  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a young person in distress using a first aid action plan
  • Knowledge to help someone recover by guiding them to further support

Available dates

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You hit the nail on the head! Excellent course, brilliantly delivered. Informative, engaging, caring and thought-provoking.
Emme Grew, Airline Pilot