Mental Health First Aid

Interested in being a Mental Health First Aider? Our two-day Adult MHFA course is an internationally recognised course.
CodeUXPKAE04
Dates Tue 5 Mar 2019
Wed 6 Mar 2019
Days 2
Time09:00 - 17:00
CampusAireville Campus
Fee£80 *

Overview

Our quality assured MHFA instructors deliver training that has been designed to fit into four manageable chunks. At the end of the course, you will be able to recognise the symptoms of mental health issues, provide initial help and guide a person towards appropriate professional help.

MHFA won’t teach you how to be a therapist, but once you have completed the two-day course you will be able to say you’re a Mental Health First Aider.

Modules

  • Mental Health First Aid, mental health & depression
  • Depression (cont.) & suicidal crisis
  • Anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders & self-harm
  • Psychosis, schizophrenia & bipolar disorder
  • Spot the early signs of a mental health issue
  • Feel confident in helping someone experiencing a mental health issue
  • Provide help on a first aid basis
  • Help prevent someone from hurting themselves or others
  • Help stop a mental health issue from getting worse
  • Help someone recover faster
  • Guide someone towards the right support
  • Reduce the stigma of mental health issues

INFORMATION

* Fee remission available on this course, click here for further information