Course Overview (Benefits)

This course is for trainees who require Adult Mental Health First Aid. It provides the skills, knowledge and understanding of first aid for mental health and how to effectively support those experiencing distress.

This course aims to empower both individuals in the work place and communities to understand the signs and symptoms of mental health issues and how best to support themselves and those around them in recovery.

Course Content / Topics Covered

This course ensures that you comply with legislation and covers topics that teach skills that can be transferred to a real life situation, including:

  • Guide someone towards appropriate treatment and other sources of help

  • Feel confident in how to offer and provide initial help to a person experiencing a mental health issue

  • Spot the early signs of a possible mental health issue

  • Preserve life where a person may be at risk of harm to themselves or others

  • Help to stop mental health from getting worse and to give hope to someone who needs guidance

  • Promote recovery of good mental health

  • To enable trainees to gain a Mental Health First Aid (England) award in Adult – Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

  • Provide help on a first aid basis

  • Understand the stigma that exists around mental health

Course Duration

2 Days

Target Group

This course is for trainees who require Adult Mental Health First Aid. It provides the skills, knowledge and understanding of first aid for mental health and how to effectively support those experiencing distress.

Assessment and Certification

Delegates must attend all training sessions and are assessed throughout. Upon completion, delegates will be a qualified Adult Mental Health First Aider (with the certificate issued by Mental Health First Aid (England).

Location of the Training

Training will take place at our Head Office in Newton-le-Willows or can be conducted at your own place of work. Click Here to view information on our training centre.

Level

N/A

Method of Delivery

This course is made up of classroom based learning and a practical demonstration.

Course Requirements

Suitable clothing for floor work should be worn as learners are required to complete a practical demonstration.

What happens next?

If you would like more information or wish to book onto this course, contact our team on 01925 222 455 or email enquiries@db-training.net

Training Packages

D&B Training Ltd offer course packages that save you time and money. Simply choose the training courses you require from our huge range and we will put a package together that covers all of your regulatory requirements. your new training package will be booked in to be as convenient as possible for you and your employees, also booking a block of training comes with heavy discounts!

Our staff are very knowledgeable and are able to provide you with the best training courses for your industry, so if your having trouble figuring out which courses you require, contact us on 01925 222 455 and book your training package today!

Contact Us

D&B Training Ltd

Progress House, 172 Southworth Rd, Newton-le-Willows WA12 0BS

Phone: 01925 222 455
Email: enquiries@db-training.net

D&B Training Ltd have been providing quality training solutions to industry since 1989.

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