This course provides you with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions, as well as covering the effects of drugs and alcohol, and the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan
A range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects are covered including:
• What is First Aid for Mental Health?
• Identifying mental health conditions
• Providing advice and starting a conversation
• Mental health conditions
• Drugs and alcohol
• First Aid for Mental Health action plan
• First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
A maximum of 16 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 14 years of age. A certificate can be offered to all,subject to assessment.
A range of methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).
A Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. 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 duration: 1 day
Please note we are not associated with Mental Health First Aid England, MHFA or MHFA England