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    This 2-Day FAA Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) course goes into detail on a wide range of mental health conditions and the support and help provided by healthcare professionals. It covers the content of both the Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications but is aimed at supervisor level within the workplace.

  • Objectives:

    The objective of the course is to give you a deeper understanding of what mental health is and how certain factors can affect a person’s wellbeing. You will learn practical skills to spot mental illness, giving you confidence to assist and support individuals affected by mental illness.

  • Certification:

    After completing the assessment, learners will receive a Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health. There is no expiry of the qualification, but annual refresher training is recommended.

Course Summary

A minimum of 12 hours spread over at least two days. Ideally, the course should be run over two consecutive days, but must be completed within 6 weeks of starting the course, with each training session a minimum of two hours. A range of assessment methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

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
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • First Aid for Mental Health action plan
  • First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
  • Depression
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Self-harm
  • Suicide
  • Eating disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Anxiety

Course dates

1st - 2nd August

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If you are interested on booking on this course please fill in this form and we will try and get back to you as soon as possible.