Course duration: 6 hours
Course cost: £60 + VAT per candidate
(maximum 14 delegates per session)
Delivery method: In house
Accredited course certified on completion
LEVEL 2 FIRST AID FOR MENTAL HEALTH
Know what mental health is, why people develop mental health conditions and the role of the first aider for mental health.
Know how to provide advice and practical support for a person presenting a mental health condition.
Know how to recognise and manage stress.
Know how to recognise a range of mental health conditions.
Understand the impact of substance abuse on mental health.
Understand the first aid action plan for mental health and be able to put it in place.
Know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the work place.
Providing advice and starting a conversation.
This course is aimed at work based champions and senior management. It provides learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions as well as covering the effects of drugs and alcohol and the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan.