On the course you will gain the knowledge to recognise a wide range of mental health conditions and learn about the support/therapy provided by professional healthcare providers. You will learn how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help.
You will be able to recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse.
You will learn about the first aid action plan for mental health, be able to put it in place and understand how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace.
You will not diagnose or treat mental health conditions as this can only be carried out by healthcare professionals but will gain the knowledge to identify when a person may have a condition and know where they can go to get help.
The qualification consists of one mandatory unit which you must successfully complete to achieve the qualification which lasts for 3 years.
If you would like to find out more about our First Aid For Mental Health Level 3 Course, please complete the form below and the Everybody Academy will be in contact shortly.