Qualification title: Mental Health First Aid Level 1 FAA Award (RQF)
This 1⁄2-Day Mental Health First Aid Level 1 course is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.
Once they are trained, the role of a Mental Health First Aider in the workplace is to be a point of contact for an employee who is experiencing a mental health issue or emotional distress.
Mental Health First Aid Level 1 Training – Course Cost:
We can deliver this Mental Health First Aid Level 1 Training course on-site directly in your workplace. For up to 6-12 delegates for a group cost of only £495.00 +Vat delivered anywhere in Liverpool, across Merseyside and the North West.
This Mental Health First Aid level 1 course is fully accredited and is Ofqual regulated
Mental Health First Aid is exactly what it suggests, a first aid approach to mental health. It follows a training programme that teaches participants how to notice and support an individual who may be experiencing a mental health concern and provide help – often through connecting them with a route to help and support.
Duration: A minimum of 4 hours spread over at least one day.
Syllabus: 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
- Mental health conditions
A maximum of 12 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 14 years of age.
Assessment: A range of methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).
Certification: A Mental Health First Aid Level 1 FAA Award will be issued to the learner, subject to successful completion of the assessment. There is no expiry of the qualification but annual refresher training is recommended.
Cost: We can deliver this course directly in your workplace for 6-12 delegates for a group cost of £495.00 +Vat.
Call Janine or Mark on 0151 515 0416 for further details or to secure your Mental Health First Aid Level 1 course.
You can be assured that you are meeting your Mental Health First Aid Training requirements by attending this course which is Ofqual regulated.
Did you know that we also offer the following Mental Health First Aid courses:
For further information on Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace:
Download the new MHFA guidance for employers Implementing Mental Health First Aiders in the workplace or visit MHFA England website.
For further guidance on Mental Health First Aid needs assessment please visit the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) section on Mental Health First Aid