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Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health

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Village Hotel Swansea

Langdon Road

Swansea

SA1 8QY

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Anyone can be affected by mental health. This course helps you recongise the signs,start a conversation of support and to sign post to help

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Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition either themselves or a family member, friend or colleague.

This course is suitable for everyone but has been designed to help employers to provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace and to provide learners with comprehensive knowledge on a range of the most common mental health conditions and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected.

Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.

This course introduces the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan which allows learners to provide their peers with comprehensive guidance and support for a suspected mental health condition. Learners will be able to provide signposting to professional help and support that person whilst they are receiving professional assistance.

This course also covers the effects of drugs and alcohol and provides learners with the skills and knowledge to assist employers in implementing a positive mental health culture to support employees within a workplace.

Awareness of FAMH Syllabus

A range of topics are covered including:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • First Aid for Mental Health action plan
  • First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace

Times

  • Day 1 08:30 until 16:30
  • Day 2 08:30 until 12:30

Assessment

At the end of the session there is a written multi-choice question paper.

Certification

Sucessful candidates will be issued with an Ofqual regulated Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health by the awarding body First Aid Awards.

Certification Renewal

The qualification lasts for three years and can be renewed by re-sitting the qualification.

Refreshments

There will be three planned breaks with tea and coffee available during the breaks. There will be 30 minutes for lunch on day 1, but lunch is not provided.

Price Includes

  • Candidate registration fees
  • Certification
  • Course handbook
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Village Hotel Swansea

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