Level 1 Awareness First Aid for Mental Health Distance Learning

Firstly, this mental health training course will provide you with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions.  You will have the most important skills to start a conversation surrounding mental health.

  • Study the course via distance learning
  • A combination of self-study and webinars
  • Guided by a qualified Trainer/Assessor
  • Distance learning resources included
  • Assessed via a professional discussion
  • Ofqual or SQA Accreditation regulated qualification (SUBJECT TO ASSESSMENT)

It must be remembered this qualification has 2 assigned guided learning hours (GLH) and 5 hours of total qualification time (TQT).

Course Content

Thereupon, by completing this Level 2 Course you will understand;

  • Firstly know what mental health is, why people develop mental health conditions, and the role of a First Aider for mental health
  • How to provide advice and practical support for a person presenting a mental health condition
  • Know how to recognise and manage stress
  • How to recognise a range of mental health conditions
    • Depression
    • Anxiety
    • Psychosis
    • Eating disorders
    • Suicide
    • Self-harm
  • Understand the impact of substance abuse on mental health
  • Understand the first aid action plan for mental health and be able to put it in place
  • Finally know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace

Level 2 Mental Health Training Course

Most important are you are a supervisor or member of staff? Are you looking to learn more about first aid, or specifically taking on a mental health champion role? Then our level 2 course may be more suitable for you.  Finally, to view our popular level 2 Mental Health First Aid Course click here. https://www.hmbtrainingservices.co.uk/latest-news/offer/level-2-first-aid-mental-health

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Course Details

4 Hours
Valid 3 Years
Ofqual Regulated

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Price: £90 PP

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