Duration Two full days
Qualification MHFA certificate of attendance
Cert Validity N/A
Cost £320 + VAT per person**
Dates See table below
Venue MOHS Training Centre*
Places Up to 16 (minimum of 6)

**Special offer of £250 +VAT per person for our course on 23rd and 24th May 2022**

This two-day course will provide your employees with the MHFA qualification – an internationally recognised certificate.

Please get in touch with us now to book via email: training@mohs.co.uk or phone 0121 601 4041.

 

Course overview

  • Why Mental Health First Aid?
  • What is mental health?
  • Symptoms of depression; risk factors for depression; depression in the workplace
  • Suicide figures
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental heath
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Cognitive distortions and cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Crisis first aid after a traumatic event
  • Action planning for using MHFA

Benefits

  • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of a range of mental health issues
  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress using the
  • Mental Health First Aid action plan
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
  • Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether through self-help resources, internal support such as EAP, or external sources such as their GP

*Resources

  • MHFA manual to refer to whenever they need it
  • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan
  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support their own mental health
  • A copy of the Line Managers’ Resource, an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health

We can also deliver group training onsite at a client’s premises for up to 16 delegates for £2,700 +VAT (minimum of six delegates).

 

Course dates

May23rd and 24th, 9am-5pm, MOHS Workplace Health

 

How to Book

Please contact Michelle Nicholls, Co-ordinator of Training Services, via email: training@mohs.co.uk or call: 0121 601 4041.