Mental Health First Aid Courses

Mental Health First Aid

Why do a Mental Health First Aid Course?

As a MHFA England accredited Mental Health First Aider or Champion you will be able to understand and support those who may be experiencing mental ill health. Confidently providing non-judgemental support and reassurance to guide them to seek appropriate professional support.

Mental Health in the Workplace

Mental health First Aid courses in the workplace has been proven to have a positive impact on staff and business profitability. For every £1 spent by the employer on mental health interventions, they get back £5 in reduced absence, presenteeism, and staff turnover.

Research has shown that undertaking a Mental Health First Aid course raises awareness of mental illnesses, encourages early intervention to aid recovery, increases confidence in dealing with mental illnesses and reduces stigma. A study asked 81 organisations how the workplace had changed since introducing Mental Health First Aiders. Below is what they found:

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What Our Learners Think:

27th & 28th May

“I have found this course to be very informative and it has given a foundation of understanding of Mental Health in general enabling me to be able to help and support people as a Mental Health First Aider but also as a friend, family member and in looking after my own mental health and wellbeing. The course overall has been enjoyable, I liked the mixture the methods of learning, breaking away into smaller groups, self learning and the group discussions. with a lovely group.”

27th & 28th March

“Ryan and Matthew were great instructors. Very knowledgable, supportive and calm in their manner and presentation. The online aspect worked really well and the content as informative and engaging. The breakout rooms to discuss case studies was a great aspect of the course and kept up my engagement. Regular breaks was good too. The manual is really well presented and is a resource that I’ll return to often and will definitely read in its entirety. The self learning was a good aspect. Thank you!”

17th & 18th December 2020

“Throughout the course Ryan was really clear and patient. The course really helped me to understand mental health in myself and others. I learnt a lot and would highly recommend this course to anyone.”