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Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health


Price:£100.00
Duration: 
1 Day

Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition either themselves or a family member, friend or colleague.

This course is suitable for everyone but has been designed to help employers to provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace and to provide learners with comprehensive knowledge on a range of the most common mental health conditions and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected.

Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.

Building on the Level 1/4hr Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health this course introduces the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan which allows learners to provide their peers with comprehensive guidance and support for a suspected mental health condition. Learners will be able to provide signposting to professional help and support that person whilst they are receiving professional assistance.

This course also covers the effects of drugs and alcohol and provides learners with the skills and knowledge to assist employers in implementing a positive mental health culture to support employees within a workplace.

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered including:

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

Please note: Prices for this course are subject to VAT.


For further information or to book one of our courses,

contact our team today on 0114 263 5653 or 0114 263 5660. Alternatively you can email training@thesourceacademy.co.uk.

Available training sessions for this course:

Start DateTimeAvailable Places
Monday, December 9, 201908:45 to 14:3012
Wednesday, December 18, 201908:45 to 16:3012
Wednesday, January 15, 202008:45 to 16:3012
Tuesday, February 11, 202008:45 to 16:3012
Wednesday, March 18, 202008:45 to 16:3012

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