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Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health

Course Overview

This course is ideal for anyone in the workplace, as well as for individuals who wish to have a better understanding of mental health issues, and how to help. The course will equip you with the necessary skills to recognise signs of mental ill-health, an understanding of common mental health issues, and knowledge of how to support positive wellbeing.

What the course Covers

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
How is this Course assessed

Assessment is by a practical demonstration of the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan and a multiple-choice question paper.
Course Duration

7 contact hours normally deliver over one day, 09:00 – 17:00.

Delivery Type
Face-to-Face, Remote Learning
Course Qualification
Upon successful completion of the course, you will gain the Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health
It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify after three years.

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