Mental Health First Aider (MHFA) 2 day course
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Our two-day course qualifies employees as Mental Health First Aiders.
This course must have 8 people in order to run.
We limit numbers to 12 people per course.
What to expect:
Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities and each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan.
Everyone who completes the course gets:
A manual to refer to whenever they need it
A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support their own mental health
A certificate of attendance to say they are a Mental Health First Aider
A copy of the Line Managers’ Resource, an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health
Your employees will gain:
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
Understanding of how to help themselves sage while performing their duties
A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan
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