Mental Health First Aid Training | Level 2 | Margate
Your business is only as strong as it’s people, and mental health first aid is a powerful training tool all staff should have an understanding of.
A Family, friend or colleague can be affected by a mental health condition either directly themselves or someone they know.
After completing this Mental Health First Aid training course you will be able to help your employees create a positive mental health culture within the workplace. Learners will gain a comprehensive knowledge of the range of the most common mental health conditions and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected. In today’s climate, it has never been more important to support your work colleagues mental health.
Once completed, you will be considered a Mental Health First Aider and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition
1. What is First Aid for Mental Health?
2. Identifying mental health conditions
3. Providing advice and starting a conversation
5. Mental health conditions
6. Drugs and alcohol
7. First Aid for Mental Health action plan
8. First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
Working conditions and environment can have a huge impact on mental health, and Evidence suggests that 12.7% of all sickness absence days in the UK can be attributed to mental health conditions. – Mental Health Foundation Workplace Statistics
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. Annual refresher’s are recommended. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.