Mental Health Aware

Adult MHFA Half Day course qualifies you as Mental Health Aware.

This half day course is an introductory four-hour session to raise awareness of mental health. Developed by MHFA England the course gives learners a basic knowledge of common mental health issues.

Every Mental Health First Aid course is delivered by Mental Health First Aid Instructors who are registered by MHFA England to deliver the accredited courses. Only certificated MHFA Instructors can teach these courses.

The course is accredited by the Royal Society for Public Health.

The course is in one four hour session. The course is designed for between 8 and 18 delegates.

Learners will be required to participate and demonstrate the course learning throughout the session. This will be achieved by verbal questions and answers, ongoing observation and involvement in group and individual activities.

Session 1

  • What is mental health?
  • Mental Health Continuum
  • Factors which affect mental health
  • Stigma
  • Stress and stress management
  • Spotting signs of distress
  • Mental health conditions
  • Recovery
  • Take 10 Together – starting a supportive conversation
  • Supporting mental health in the workplace
  • Useful statistics
  • Helpful resources

About MHFA Course

Learners will gain the most out of the sessions through a variety of delivery methods that are used including: power point, individual and group activities, case studies, scenarios, DVD clips, Group discussion and research.

All Learners will receive a copy of the MHFA manual and workbook.

Course Duration

This is a half day courses split into one four hour session. 

 

Certification

Certificate of attendance will be issued by Mental First Aid (MHFA England) to all learners that have demonstrated that learning has taken place throughout the session and course outcomes have been met.

Cost

Open Course £85 per person

Group ‘in house’ up to 18 delegates please call

Reduced prices for block booking and charities

List of Public Open Courses

  • Mental Health First Aider - MHFA Two Day Course - 18th & 19th Feb 2019 - BEDFORD - £240pp BOOK ONLINE
  • Mental Health First Champion - MHFA One Day Course - 4th March 2019 - BEDFORD - £150pp
  • Mental Health First Aider - MHFA Two Day Course - 1st-2nd April 2019 - TBC - £240pp
  • Mental Health First Champion - MHFA One Day Course - 8th April 2019 - TBC - £150pp
  • Mental Health First Aider - MHFA Two Day Course - 29th-30th April 2019 - BEDFORD - £240pp
  • Mental Health First Champion - MHFA One Day Course - 20th May 2019 - BEDFORD - £150pp
  • To book a course please call 0330 333 9244

Other popular Mental Health First Aid Courses

Mental Health First Aider

Adult MHFA One Day course qualifies you as a MHFA Champion.

Developed by MHFA England, this one-day course is ideal for line manager and anyone with people management responsibilities.

 

MHFA Champion

Adult MHFA One Day course qualifies you as a MHFA Champion.

Developed by MHFA England, this one-day course is ideal for line manager and anyone with people management responsibilities.

 

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