First Aid for Mental Health Courses

 

All our regulated First Aid for Mental Health First Aid courses are delivered via our training platform and include all course material, a First Aid for Mental Health e-manual, 1-1 private assessment and a qualification certificate. The courses are regulated by SQA/Ofqual. 

With 1 in 4 people in the UK experiencing a mental health challenge each year, there has never been more of a need to ensure your organisation is equipped to support your colleagues.  We believe every organisation should have at least one member of staff with formal First Aid for Mental Health training, in the same way we have a physical first aider.

Please see information below on the 3 levels we offer, as well as the course content. Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions at hello@newbycore.co.uk 

FAA Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a range of mental health conditions, how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress.

Learners will not diagnose or treat mental health conditions as this can only be carried out by healthcare professionals but will gain the knowledge to identify when a person may have a condition and know where they can go to get help.

Cost:

£89 + VAT

FAA Level 2 Award in First Aid for

Mental Health

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a range of mental health conditions, how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help.


Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse. They will learn about the first aid action plan for mental health, be able to put it in place and know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace.


Learners will not diagnose or treat mental health conditions as this can only be carried out by healthcare professionals but will gain the knowledge to identify when a person may have a condition and know where they can go to get help.

 

Cost:

£99 + VAT

FAA Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health 

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a wide range of mental health conditions and learn about the support/therapy provided by professional healthcare providers.

 

They will know how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse. Learners will learn about the first aid action plan for mental health, be able to put it in place and understand how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace.

 

Learners will not diagnose or treat mental health conditions as this can only be carried out by healthcare professionals but will gain the knowledge to identify when a person may have a condition and know where they can go to get help.

Cost:

£125 + VAT

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