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  • Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP)
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    This 1⁄2-Day FAA Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) course is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.

  • Objectives:

    The objective of the course is to increase the learners’ knowledge and understanding of mental health, looking at the reasons that can affect an individual and their wellbeing.

  • Certification:

    After completing the assessment, learners will receive a Level 1 Award in Awareness for First Aid for Mental Health. There is no expiry of the qualification, but annual refresher training is recommended.

Course Summary

A minimum of 4 hours spread over at least one day. Ideally, the course should be run in one day, but must be completed within 2 weeks of starting the course, with each training session a minimum of two hours. There are practical assessments and a multi choice paper to be completed to successfully achieve a certificate.

This course runs regularly at our Chester training centre. Please contact us for more details: 01829 732 615

Syllabus

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental health conditions

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