Mental Health First Aid Adult 2-day- Training Course
Are you looking to take an active approach for dealing with mental health in your workplace? The MHFA training course is the answer for you!
The course runs over 2 days
Thursday 21st March - 9:30am- 5:00pm
Friday 22nd March -9:30am- 5:00pm
Arrive from 9am to be signed in and seated.
Certificate and learning resources provided on completion of course.
What is it:
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is recognised by the Royal Society of Public Health and is accredited. It is reccomended by Mental Health First Aid England for organisations and delivered by their qualified trainers at Better Pathways.
It has been designed give an understanding and awareness, spot early warning signs of mental distress, break down stigma and discrimination and also learn how to provide help on a first aid basis.
As well as developing your own mental health awareness, you will be taught a set of skills to allow you to offer guidance and support to someone experiencing a mental health related crisis.
At Better Pathways, we recognise the importance of this course and are delivering them to anyone aged 16+.
On the 2 day MHFA Adult course you will learn to:
Give people the skills and awareness to support a person experiencing mental ill-health
Encourage them to access support when it’s needed, for a faster recovery
Empower people with long term mental health issues to thrive at work
Build a supportive culture around mental health which will reduce sickness absence, staff turnover, and stigma
Help someone who is dealing with a mental health issue
Guide someone towards proper professional help
A guide to recovery and looking after your own mental wellbeing
Why choose us?
As a Birmingham based mental health charity, who is centre of excellence, we aim to help and support individuals experiencing mental ill-heath. We provide a safe and supportive environment for their wellbeing whilst helping them to gain and sustain employment. Our qualified trainers Emma and Kay have over 18years + experience between them and a passion in the field of mental health. With their personal lived in expereience along with professional teaching styles, they are able to deliver this course in a great way which is accessible to all individuals.
What you will get:
On completion of each course, you will receive a certificate from MHFA England and learning resources including a workbook, manual, Z card with framework and lanyard.
All participants will be required to attend both days of the day courses to gain the accreditation of Mental Health First Aider.
Terms and conditions available on request