Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health
RQF Level 1 Award:
FAA Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
SCQF Level 4 Award:
Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 4
This Mental Health awareness course is suitable for everyone as it provides the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.
All members of the public can benefit from this course and it is a great stepping stone into First Aid for Mental Health.
A range of subjects are covered including:
- What is First Aid for Mental Health?
- Identifying mental health conditions
- Providing advice and starting a conversation
Following completion of this course, you are awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 4.
This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement, at this point you will need to complete the full course again to re-qualify for a further three years.
The qualification is assessed through a multiple-choice question paper. A Level 1 Award in Awareness of 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. Please contact us to discuss on site group training.
We currently deliver training for many national and international companies throughout the UK and abroad.
Groups up to 16 delegates please contact us.