Mental Health First Aid

Leading First Aid for Mental Health

2 days
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From £310 + VAT

Our most comprehensive First Aid for Mental Health course teaches practical skills to spot the signs of someone suffering from mental ill health and how to confidently provide support.

This course looks deeper into a range of common mental health conditions and is suited to those who wish to become a certified First Aider for Mental Health. Delivered over two consecutive days or one day per week over two weeks.

The course covers a range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects including:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Self-harm
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Suicide
  • Stress
  • Eating disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Bipolar disorder
  • First Aid for Mental Health action plan
  • Psychosis
  • First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety

It is recommended that organisations have a similar number of First Aiders for Mental Health as physical First Aiders in the workplace.

Assessment

A range of methods are used for assessment, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

Certificate duration: 3 years


Course availability

Aberdeen

Regent House, Suite 3, 36 Regent Quay, Aberdeen, AB11 5BE
14/03/2024 - 15/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 11 / 12
22/04/2024 - 23/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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27/08/2024 - 28/08/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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04/12/2024 - 05/12/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Dundee

The Circle, Dudhope Castle, Barrack Road, Dundee, DD3 6HF
10/04/2024 - 11/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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23/07/2024 - 24/07/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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21/10/2024 - 22/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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16/01/2025 - 17/01/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Edinburgh

12 Dock Place, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 6LU
07/03/2024 - 14/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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29/04/2024 - 30/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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22/05/2024 - 23/05/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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17/06/2024 - 18/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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02/07/2024 - 03/07/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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22/08/2024 - 23/08/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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02/09/2024 - 03/09/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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30/10/2024 - 31/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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11/11/2024 - 12/11/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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05/12/2024 - 06/12/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 10 / 10
13/01/2025 - 14/01/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 10 / 10
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Falkirk

Falkirk Stadium, 4 Stadium Way, Grangemouth, Falkirk, FK2 9EE
18/04/2024 - 19/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 10 / 12
18/07/2024 - 19/07/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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07/10/2024 - 08/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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23/01/2025 - 24/01/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12

Glasgow

St. Andrew’s House, 48 Milton Street, Glasgow, G4 0HR
11/03/2024 - 18/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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22/04/2024 - 23/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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01/05/2024 - 02/05/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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17/06/2024 - 18/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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11/07/2024 - 12/07/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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19/08/2024 - 20/08/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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02/09/2024 - 03/09/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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09/10/2024 - 10/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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14/11/2024 - 15/11/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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10/12/2024 - 11/12/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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06/01/2025 - 07/01/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Glenrothes

1 Woodgate Drive, Eastfield Industrial Estate, Glenrothes, KY7 4PD
07/03/2024 - 14/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 9 / 9
06/06/2024 - 07/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 9 / 9
09/09/2024 - 10/09/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 9 / 9
10/12/2024 - 11/12/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 9 / 9
17/03/2025 - 18/03/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Hamilton

Holiday Inn Express, Keith Street, Hamilton, ML3 7BL
11/03/2024 - 12/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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11/04/2024 - 12/04/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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08/07/2024 - 09/07/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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08/10/2024 - 09/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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16/01/2025 - 17/01/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Inverness

Fairways Golf Centre and Restaurant, Castle Heather, Inverness, IV2 6AA
12/06/2024 - 13/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 11 / 12
17/10/2024 - 18/10/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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10/02/2025 - 11/02/2025   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
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Livingston

Craigsfarm Community Hub, Maree Walk, Craigshill, Livingston, EH54 5BP
27/03/2024 - 28/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 5 / 10
12/06/2024 - 13/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 10 / 10

Perth

Bannatyne Health Club And Spa, St Catherines Retail Park, Perth, PH1 5RG
14/03/2024 - 15/03/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12
11/06/2024 - 12/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12

Stirling

Stirling Enterprise Park (STEP), John Player Building, Players Road, Stirling, FK7 7RP
17/06/2024 - 18/06/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12
12/09/2024 - 13/09/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12
02/12/2024 - 03/12/2024   09:00 - 17:00   £310 + VAT
Available: 12 / 12