Two Days - Supervising First Aid for Mental Health
RQF Level 3 Award:
FAA Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
SCQF Level 6 Award:
Award in Leading First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 6
This course builds on the Level 2/5 Award in First Aid for Mental Health and covers a more comprehensive range of mental health conditions and goes into detail on the range of therapies and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition.
The course is suitable for everybody especially those that want to implement a positive mental health culture and have responsibility for First Aid for Mental Health within an organisation.
A range of subjects are covered including:
- What is First Aid for Mental Health?
- Identifying mental health conditions
- Providing advice and starting a conversation
- Drugs and alcohol
- First Aid for Mental Health action plan
- First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
- A large range of Mental Health conditions covered in detail
Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in Leading First Aid in Mental Health at SCQF Level 6. This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day. A Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. No external assessors are required.
A maximum of 16 people can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 14 years of age to qualify.
We are able to deliver this course on your site, online or we can provide a venue for you.
If you have several people/employees that you wish to train for Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health why not consider an onsite course. We are are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements.
We currently deliver training for many national and international companies throughout the UK and abroad.
Groups up to 16 delegates please contact us.