Online Mental Health First Aider
March 29 @ 9:30 am – April 7 @ 12:00 pm
Mental Health First Aider course – online (4 sessions over 10-14 days).
This course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider with MHFA England, giving you:
- An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
- Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
- Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
- Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
- Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix
- Online: Access to a bespoke learning hub for independent learning task (up to 8 hours commitment) then 4 live session of 2.5 hours over the period of 2 weeks.
- Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities
- Each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan
- We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn
Live session commitment times
Session 1: 29th March 9:30am – 12pm
Session 2: 31st March 9:30am – 12pm
Session 3: 5th April 9:30am – 12pm
Session 4: 7th April 9:30am – 12pm
Everyone who completes the course gets:
- A certificate of attendance to say you are a Mental Health First Aider
- A comprehensive manual to refer to whenever you need it
- A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan
- A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health
- Mindcare Training offers unique value with 4 quarterly debriefs (for an hour over zoom) for companies or groups to review their MHFAider skills in a non-formal setting with Louise. We discuss good practice, difficult scenarios and add in current resources.
PRICE: £300 per person. Please get in touch for discount requests.
Louise Larkum will be your trainer: she is an education professional and MHFA instructor and is highly credited for her online MHFA course facilitation.
Online course feedback
‘The course was really deep, interesting, emotive and thought-provoking. I felt that it covered everything it needed to and more. Louise is a fantastic and empathetic trainer and I cannot thank her enough for all her support throughout the course and for delivering it so well. I would highly recommend this course to all.’
Please ask for discount codes if appropriate: for education, furlough, unemployment, and charity sectors available. For group booking opportunities please use the contact details below.