Optimal health starts with your mental health
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First Aid for Mental Health training for levels 1, 2 and 3. Awarded by the FAA and regulated by Ofqual.

Helping you support your staff and mental health for a happy healthy workplace team.

Welcome to the Business Course page.  All levels of the First Aid for Mental Health courses are currently being assessed by way of a live zoom call in the form of a Q&A multiple choice exam. (Once we are able, live classroom training will reconvene and exams will be completed on site).

The exam and subsequent qualifications are regulated by OFQUAL. All the courses are e-learning/distance learning, and can be completed in 1 or 2 days, or over a number of weeks, at the learner’s own pace. We can run live bespoke courses for small groups via zoom – minimum 6 learners, maximum 20, with a minimum age of 14 years old.

Subject to Covid 19 restrictions, we can deliver live classroom training either onsite at your premises or at specific location across the UK supplied by Mind Your Health.

The FAA Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental (RQF)
Level 1 – e-learning/Distance learning – 4 hours

This course is an introduction to the issues of mental health, with the aim of providing learners with the basic skills to identify and address mental health problems. Successful learners will be able to identify suspected mental health conditions, and will have developed the non-judgemental listening skills and to start supportive conversations and be able to signpost friend and family towards professional help and support.

The FAA Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health training course is suitable for anyone over the age of 14 with a genuine interest in helping people with mental health issues either socially or in the workplace.

This course is regulated by OFQUAL.

There is no expiry of the qualification but yearly refresher courses are advised.

Subjects covered:

  • What is first aid for mental health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental Health conditions

Price - £75 – includes certification and mental health manual ebook

The FAA Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
Level 2 – e-learning/Distance learning 6 hours

This course covers the content of the Level 1 course (A 4-hour course aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to spot support and signpost the person towards professional help) but also expands on the effects of drugs and alcohol, incorporates the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan and covers how you can implement a positive mental health culture in the environment you live, socialise and within a workplace.

The FAA Award in First Aid for Mental Health training course is suitable for anyone over the age of 14 with a genuine interest in helping people with mental health issues either socially or in the workplace.

This course is regulated by OFQUAL.

There is no expiry of the qualification but yearly refresher courses are advised.

Subjects covered

  • What is first aid for mental health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental Health conditions
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • First aid action plan for mental health
  • Mental health in the workplace

Price - £135

FAA Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
Level 3 – e-learning/Distance learning 12 hours

This Supervising Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace course goes into detail on a wide range of mental health conditions and the support and help provided by healthcare professionals. It covers the content of both the Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications but is aimed at anyone with a passion for mental health and for those in positions of responsibility either socially or within the workplace.

The FAA Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health training course is suitable for anyone over the age of 14 with a genuine interest in helping people with mental health issues either socially or in the workplace.

This course is regulated by OFQUAL.

There is no expiry of the qualification but yearly refresher courses are advised.

Subjects covered

  • What is first aid for mental health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • First aid action plan for mental health
  • Mental health in the workplace
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • Self Harm
  • Suicide
  • Eating Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia

Price £245

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