This course builds on the Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health and covers a wider range of mental health conditions and goes into detail on the range of therapy and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition.
The course is suitable for all persons within a workplace but is aimed at those who hold a supervisory/managerial level position and who have responsibility for implementing a positive mental health culture and responsibility for First Aid for Mental Health within an organisation.
• What is First Aid for Mental Health?
• Identifying mental health conditions
• Providing advice and starting a conversation
• Dealing with Stress
• The effects of 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 including:
Post-traumatic stress disorder, Self-harm, Suicide, Eating disorders, Personality disorders Bipolar disorder, Psychosis and Schizophrenia.
Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in Leading First Aid in Mental Health at SCQF Level 6.
This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.
Course price £195+VAT per person, including MHFA manual and certification. If you are a group, please send us an email to send you an offer with discounted prices.