Online Mental Health First Aid Champion

2 x 1/2 day certificated course
MHFA England Instructor Member

Online Mental Health First Aid Champion

Who is it for?

Anyone over 16, especially useful for managers and HR.

What will I learn on the 1 day Mental Health First Aid Champion course?

Mental Health First Aid Champions are able to:

  • Recognise the main signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide initial help
  • Guide the person towards appropriate professional help
  • Develop an understanding of how they can create and maintain a healthier and more productive workforce
  • Be mindful of their own wellbeing

Topics covered:

The course is taught through a mix of group activities, presentation and discussions and each session is built around an MHFA action plan.

Session 1

  • About Mental Health First Aid
  • About Mental Health and stress in the workplace
  • Depression
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Other mental health issues (eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis)
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health

Session 2 

  • Applying the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan
  • Suicide
  • Recovery
  • Building a mentally healthy workplace
  • Action Planning

Everyone who completes the course gets a workbook, an MHFA manual and Line Manager’s Resource and certificate to say they are an MHFA Champion.

"This course has been beneficial to me on both a professional and personal level. I feel much more confident in dealing with these situations. Lots of practical tips and resources to use in the workplace."

Online Mental Health First Aid Champion
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