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Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award Level 1

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    Part Time

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    4 Hours

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    Flexible

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    Flexible

$

Developed by MHFA England, the Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award half-day course is an introductory four-hour session to raise awareness of mental health.

This course is suitable for those looking to understand and improve their knowledge and confidence about mental health and to learn the skills to support their own and others’ positive wellbeing in the workplace.

What will I do?

During the Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award half-day course, you will be provided with the knowledge of how to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.

You will gain an understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma. The course will provide you with a basic knowledge of common mental health issues and teach you how to look after your own mental health and wellbeing.

A range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects are covered including:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental health conditions

There are no formal entry qualifications for the Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award; however, you must be aged 14+.

The Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award will take you 4 hours to complete and can be studied at either Boston, Spalding or in the workplace.

The Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Award costs £50 per person.

How to Enquire.

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