MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID COURSE

Designed to help employers provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace

Integrating Mental Health training into your workplace helps employees to understand, identify and talk freely about issues surrounding mental health.

Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition either themselves or a family member, friend or colleague. During the current climate with the Covid-19 epidemic many organisations are taking precautions to ensure thier employees are fully supported. At Innerpeak we have developed training  for companies and individuals in order to help them protect their mental health and wellbeing as we tackle uncertain times.

 

We offer mental health training in Lancashire and nation wide that is accredited and provides your employees with comprehensive knowledge on a range of the most common mental health conditions, and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected. Our experienced Instructors will provide training for your staff to be considered First Aiders for Mental Health. They will become a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition. A range of subjects are covered including: Identifying mental health conditions, Providing advice and starting a conversation, Stress, Psychosis, Drugs and alcohol, First aid for mental health action plan, First aid for mental health in the workplace.

Course Benefits:

  • Gives a deeper understanding of the issues that impact on and relate to people’s mental health

  • Raises awareness and mental health literacy

  • Reduces stigma around mental health

  • Boosts knowledge and confidence in dealing with mental health issues

  • Promotes early intervention which enables recovery

  • Creates a more positive and supportive workplace culture

Course Options and Price:

Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace. (Half Day Course) £75 per person

Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace. (1 Day Course) £200 per person

Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace. (2 Day Course) £300 per person

Costs vary depending on the location and instructor

for full course details visit our awarding body -Nuco Training

Upon completion of the course learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 1-3 Award in First Aid for Mental Health. The qualification is accredited by nuco training. The course can be delivered onsite or at one of our approved centres.