Mental Health First Aid courses

Our range of Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) courses can support your business in promoting an open, supportive culture. Now available remotely, our courses are available for you to book privately, accommodating a whole company or larger group, or if you prefer, as individual places on a shared course.

“Mental ill health remains the most common cause of long-term absence”

Health and Well-being at Work Survey, CIPD, 2020

Mental Health First Aid - Aware

An introductory half-day training course for up to 25 participants over 4 hours, which teaches people how to identify and help a person who may be developing or suffering from a mental health issue. This course is delivered by an Mental Health First Aid Instructor and covers a basic overview of common mental health conditions, factors affecting mental health, stress management, spotting signs of distress and how to support mental health in the workplace.

Private course, up to 25 employees - £1,250.00
Individual place on a shared course - £125.00 per person

Upcoming dates of shared online courses:
Tuesday 13th October 9am-1pm - Book now
Thursday 19th November 9am-1pm - Book now
Wednesday 9th December 1pm-5pm - Book now

All employees are required to sign up for the course through via MHFA website. All forms need to be completed 10 days prior to the course commencing. You will subsequently be supplied a link to allow you attend the course online with other candidates. If you are attending a shared course, it is likely this course will have attendees from other organisations present also. A minimum of 4 delegates is required for the course to go ahead, with a maximum number of 25. In the event that there are not enough attendees for the course to commence on the advertised date, you will be offered a place on the next available date. Important note: Courses are available to UK based employees only.

Mental Health First Aid - First Aider

A fully accredited course for up to 16 participants aimed at helping individuals identify, understand and assist someone experiencing a mental health issue. This course is delivered by a Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Instructor and covers an in depth understanding of mental health, factors that can affect wellbeing, how to spot the early signs and guide someone to the right support, how to manage workplace trauma/crisis and ways to develop psychological resilience.

Private course, up to 16 employees - £2,800.00
Individual place on a shared online course - £300 per person.

For the shared course, all attendees will need to attend all live session and complete all self-learning as outlined below:

Day 1 – Tuesday 17th November 2020. 9am to 9:30am – Introduction. 9.30am to 10:30am - Self-learning. 10:45am to 12:30pm – Live Session 1
Day 2 – Wednesday 18th November 2020. 9am to 11am – Self-learning. 11:10am to 1:30pm – Live Session 2
Day 3 – Tuesday 24th November 2020. 9am to 11am – Self-learning. 11:10am to 1:30pm – Live Session 3
Day 4 – Wednesday 25th November 2020. 9am to 11am – Self-learning. 11:10am to 1:25pm – Live Session 4

Book now

All employees are required to sign up for the course through the supplied link via MHFA website, and will also need to register to the MHFA Platform ‘Enabley’. All forms need to completed 10 days prior to the course commencing. You will subsequently be supplied a link to allow you attend the course with other candidates. It is likely this course will have attendees from other organisations present also. Attendees will need to attend all live sessions and complete all self-learning to finish the course,  A minimum of 4 attendees is required for the course to go ahead, with a maximum number of 16. In the event that there are not enough attendees for the course to commence on the advertised date, you will be offered a place on the next available date. Important note: Courses are available to UK based employees only.