Our Mental Health Awareness Course is another fantastic Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA England) course. The course is designed and structured to give the candidates an insight of mental health. The course is only half a day and is a real eye-opener for those with limited or no experience with mental health issues. There are range of benefits to having a Mental First Aider in your workplace.
Every employee deserves to have their mental health cared for and acknowledged, which is why you should consider having a mental first aider. Not only does having a deep understanding of mental health benefit your employees but also the entire workplace and workflow, as addressing wellbeing at work increases productivity by as much as 12%.
- What mental health is and how to challenge stigma
- Basic knowledge of some common mental health issues
- An introduction to looking after your mental health and maintaining wellbeing
- Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue
This course does not make you a first aider, but it gives you a great insight into the mental health world. If you are considering becoming a mental health first aider but are still deciding about the course, this 4-hour option is an excellent way to see if the 1 or 2 day course is for you.
If you are an employer looking at getting your staff trained in the awareness of mental health issues, then this is the course for you. This course can raise the awareness levels of a company and help support the mental health first aiders you may already employ or are going to train.
Each delegate will receive a workbook, manual and certificate. So, make sure you’re making Mental Health a key of your office by educating yourself and your employees through this course.