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FAA Level 2 First Aid for Mental Health

£120.00

Study time: 7 hours

Learn to recognise a range of mental health conditions,  how to start a supportive conversation and when/how to signpost a person to seek appropriate, professional help.

Learn how to recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse.

Learn about the first aid action plan for mental health, be able to put it in place and know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace.

Age 18+

Level 2 RQF

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Product description

This course is suitable for everyone but has been designed to help employers to provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace.

Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.

Building on the Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health this course introduces the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan which allows learners to provide their peers with comprehensive guidance and support for a suspected mental health condition.

Modules include;

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Detailing mental health conditions
  • Drugs & Alcohol
  • First aid action plan for mental health
  • Mental health in the workplace

Course contents consists of a minimum of 4 hours self-learning from the individual and also a maximum of 3 hour trainer support. Course material will be provided via email ensuring you have everything you need to get you started, please include correct email address at time of booking in order to get the documents to you.

Once both you and the trainer are satisfied with the knowledge gained from the completed modules a recorded video assessment is required by FAA in order to assess your qualification.

Internet access,  Zoom/Skype are essential to complete this course.

More details can be found on the course specification link below;

http://www.firstaidawards.com/cfs/distance-learning/mental-health/L2/FAA-MH2-DL-qualification-specification.pdf

Full course and assessment must be completed within 3 weeks of the course commencement date