Mental Health First Aid - Workplace (1 Day)

  • Max Persons: 16
  • Duration: 1 day

Our one-day mental health awareness and skills course qualifies you as an MHFA Champion.

MHFA Champions have: 

  • An understanding of common mental health issues  
  • Knowledge and confidence to advocate for mental health awareness
  • Ability to spot signs of mental ill health 
  • Skills to support positive well-being

Through a mix of group activities, presentations and discussions, the course is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan.

Session 1

  • About Mental Health First Aid 
  • About mental health and stress in the workplace  
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Other mental health issues (eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis)
  • Early warning signs of mental ill health
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health

Session 2

  • Applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan 
  • Action 1: Approach the person, assess and assist with any crisis
  • Suicide
  • Action 2: Listen and communicate non-judgementally
  • Action 3: Give support and information
  • Action 4: Encourage the person to get appropriate professional help
  • Action 5: Encourage other supports
  • Recovery
  • Building a mentally healthy workplace 
  • Action planning for using MHFA

Everyone who completes the course gets an MHFA certificate to say they are an MHFA Champion.

The course is accredited by Mental Health First Aid England - MHFA

The group price stated above is for the minimum of 8 candidates. Additional costs will apply for more candidates over 8.

The maximum is 16. This ensures the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. 

Everyone who completes the course gets an MHFA manual to keep and refer to whenever they need it.

You’ll also get a copy of the Line Managers' Resource, an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health.

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The group price stated above is for the minimum of 8 candidates. Additional costs will apply for more candidates over 8.

The maximum is 16. This ensures the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. 

Everyone who completes the course gets an MHFA manual to keep and refer to whenever they need it.

You’ll also get a copy of the Line Managers' Resource, an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health.

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