Duration: 3 hours (0.5 day)

  Cost: £125.00

  Certification Type: Mental Health First Aid England

  Certification Valid For (Months): 36

Please note: If your preferred course date is fully booked, and there are no other suitable alternatives, please get in touch with our team to see what we can do for you. We may be able to add new course dates to our schedule or provide bespoke training for you at your own premises. Please call us on 0300 777 2717 or e-mail commercialtraining@neas.nhs.uk

  Scheduled Courses
Start Date Time Venue Places Left
2022-09-15T08:00:00Z 2022-09-15T08:00:00Z Education Centre, Team Valley 9 Book Now  
2022-11-02T13:00:00Z 2022-11-02T13:00:00Z Education Centre, Team Valley 9 Book Now  
2023-02-01T09:00:00Z 2023-02-01T09:00:00Z Education Centre, Team Valley 10 Book Now  

  Course Overview:

Mental ill health costs UK employers £34.9 billion each year. Healthy people are happier, more engaged and more productive. Employers across the UK are acting now to support the wellbeing of their people and create mentally healthy businesses.

Mental Health First Aiders share an in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing.

  Course Will Enable Learners To:

Delegates on this course learn the practical skills required to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues. It is suitable for those who want to gain the necessary skills to have a non-judgmental conversation, recognise the signs and symptoms of common workplace mental health issues and effectively guide a person towards the right support - whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix.
This is achieved through a mix of group activities, presentations and discussions, each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan.

  Certification / Qualification:

Delegates who sucessfully complete the course get a MHFA manual to keep and refer to whenever they need it, and a certificate to say they are a Mental Health First Aider from Mental Health First Aid England.

  Daily Programme:

This course takes three hours to complete and runs 09:00 - 12:00 or 13:00 - 16:00. 

  Venue Information:

Public courses open for individual or multiple delegate bookings take place at our Education Centre in Team Valley Trading Estate, Newcastle upon Tyne. 

We can also deliver training at your premises or vneue of choice, for privately booked courses for up to 12 delegates. Please call 0300 777 2717 or email commercial.training.admin@neas.nhs.uk to discuss.