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One Day Mental Health First Aid Champions Training Course (MHFA England) Become an MHFA Champion

Our one day mental health awareness and skills course (formally mhfa Lite) qualifies you as an MHFA Champion, an additional support to mental health first aiders

Course dates:

JULY 2020 • Thursday 9th July 2020 9.15 am – 5.00 pm iMet Enterprise Campus, Emery Crescent, Weald, Huntingdon PE28 4YE

NOVEMBER 2020 • Saturday 21st November 9.15 am – 5.00 pm Melbourn Village College The Moor, Melbourn, Royston SG8 6EF

If you would like to arrange an in house delivery for your organisation or community group at a time that suits you please get in touch. Each delivery is limited to 16 delegates.

The next open course is:

Time:

9.15 am to 5.00 pm Thursday 9th July 2020

Duration:

1 day

Venue(s):

iMet Enterprise Campus, Emery Crescent, Alconbury Weald, Huntingdon Cambridgeshire PE28 4YE

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    Duration: One day

    Price: £110.00; Concessions £89.00 (charities, voluntary, 2+ bookings) In house training from £421.00 (max class size 16)


About this course

What to expect

We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. 

The day includes a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. You will get an MHFA manual to keep and refer to whenever you need it.

When you complete the day you'll get a certificate to say you are an MHFA Champion. 

 

“The course helped me to understand what I have done well in the past (when my work colleague experienced mental ill health) but also gave me ideas for how I can improve the way I support people in future.”

Learning outcomes

Session 1

  • About Mental Health First Aid 
  • About mental health and stress in the workplace  
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Other mental health issues (eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis)
  • Early warning signs of mental ill health
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health

 

Session 2

 

  • Applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan 
  • Action 1: Approach the person, assess and assist with any crisis
  • Suicide
  • Action 2: Listen and communicate non-judgementally
  • Action 3: Give support and information
  • Action 4: Encourage the person to get appropriate professional help
  • Action 5: Encourage other supports
  • Recovery
  • Building a mentally healthy workplace 
  • Action planning for using MHFA

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