This one-day course provides learners with comprehensive knowledge and skills on a range of the most common mental health conditions. Those undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.
Building on the learnings of the Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health course, this 1-day course introduces the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan. This allows learners to provide their peers with comprehensive guidance and support for a suspected mental health condition. They will be able to offer signposting to professional help and support that person whilst they are receiving professional assistance.
This course also covers the effects of drugs and alcohol and provides learners with the skills and knowledge to assist employers in implementing a positive mental health culture to support employees within the workplace.