OPEN ACCESS: 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th March 2022 9.30am-12.30pm, ONLINE Mental Health First Aid (Adult)

This course is running live, online via the MHFA online learning hub, on 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th March 2022 9.30am-12.30pm.

Course Overview:

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised two day course (4 weekly half day online sessions) which will certify you as a Mental Health First Aider in your workplace.

You'll learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue, while keeping yourself safe.

Learning aims:

»        An in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing

»        Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues

»        Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress

»        Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening

»        Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support

Course content:

»        What is mental health, understanding of the issues, overcoming stigma and discrimination

»        MHFA action plan

»        Symptoms, risk factors and treatment of common mental health issues

»        Signposting to treatment and resources, crisis first aid

»        Self care

Who is the training for:

Employees who would like to be a key point of contact to support colleagues who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

How will the booking process work:

  • Please register your place using the "Register Now" button on this page.
  • You will be asked for your email address which is how we will communicate with you before and after the course.
  • Your course materials will be sent to the postal address that you provide.
  • Joining instructions and links will be emailed approximately 10-14 day before the course starts and then a reminder 1-2 days before the course starts.
  • We will offer live test sessions prior to the training for those who may need to test their equipment. 
  • If you would prefer future communication in alternative forms to emails, please either email training@manchestermind.org, or call Danielle on 07814 619 274.
When
1st March 2022 9:30 AM through 10th March 2022 12:30 PM
Location
Online
Manchester, GTM M15 4ZY
United Kingdom
Contact
Phone: 0161 769 5732
Course price
Individual Price (£250 +VAT) £ 300.00