Become a Mental Health First Aid Champion
(face-to-face delivery only)
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course that teaches you how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill-health and provide help on a first aid basis, even in a crisis situation. It won't teach you to be a counsellor, therapist or diagnostician but will teach you how to listen, reassure and respond.
Training is delivered by quality trainers who have completed the MHFA England Instructor Training programme, which is accredited by the Royal Society for Public Health.
The face-to face Mental Health First Aid Champion course is a full one day programme, delivered through a mix of presentations and various learning activities including group work, case studies and reflective activities.
Mental Health First Aid Champions have:
An understanding of common mental health issues
Knowledge and confidence to advocate for mental health awareness
Ability to spot signs of mental ill health
Skills to support positive wellbeing
Attendee numbers are recommended at a minimum of 6 and maximum of 16 per group and each will receive:
A Mental Health First Aid Champion certificate upon completion of the course
Comprehensive course materials that includes a manual, workbook and quick reference guide of the Mental Health First Aid action plan
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Mental Health First Aid Refresher
(face-to-face and online delivery available)
The Mental Health First Aid Refresher course is designed for people who have completed the Mental Health First Aider or Mental Health First Aid Champion course and require a refresh of their skills. It is delivered through a mix of presentations, group activities, discussions and videos.
It is recommended that the refresher course be completed every 3 years following the full two day or one day course, to feel confident that you are able to fulfil your role as a MHFAider or MHFAChampion.
This four hour course empowers learners to:
Keep their awareness of mental health supports current
Update knowledge of mental health and what influences it
Practice applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan
Attendee numbers are recommended at a minimum of 6 and maximum of 25 per group and each will receive:
A Mental Health First Aid Refresher certificate upon completion of the course
Comprehensive course materials that includes a combined manual and workbook