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Mental Health Awareness Training

Mental Health Awareness Training

Mental Health Awareness Training

With one in four people experiencing mental health issues each year and c.676 million people affected by these same issues worldwide, mental health well-being, first aid and awareness training is a crucial element of creating a happy, productive and sustainable workforce.

Employers and organisations have a duty to support their workforce, but with mental ill health contributing to 72 million working days being lost at a cost of £34.9 billion each year, ensuring that mental health is at the forefront of your well-being strategy is also commercially crucial.

Morson Training offer a range of support to help create, develop and deliver your health and well-being strategy. With national presence, dedicated training facilities and a team of consultants that can deliver in the comfort of your organisation, we can offer a service that is tailored to your needs.

All our courses are fully accredited through Ofqual-approved awarding bodies. 

Available courses:

 
MHFA Mental Health Course Delivery

 Mental Health First Aid

A two-day course designed to give each Mental Health First Aider:

  • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing.

  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening. 

  • The knowledge to help someone and signpost them in order to seek early intervention, guiding them on their first footsteps to recovery.

Mental Health Champion

A one-day course designed to provide:

  • An understanding of common mental health issues;

  • The knowledge to confidently advocate for mental health awareness

  • The ability to spot signs of mental ill health

  • Skills to support positive well-being.

Mental Health Awareness

A half-day course designed to provide:

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma

  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues

  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining wellbeing

  • The confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue 

FAA Mental Health Course Delivery

FAA Level 1 Award - 1/2 day

This 4-hour qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a range of mental health conditions, how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress.

Learners 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.

FAA Level 2 Award - 1 day

This 6-hour qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a range of mental health conditions, how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse. They will 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.

Learners 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.

FAA Level 3 Award - 2 day

This 12-hour qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a wide range of mental health conditions and learn about the support/therapy provided by professional healthcare providers. They will know how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse.

Learners 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.

Learners 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

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