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Online Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Health & Safety, Wellbeing

23/09/2024 9:00 am

02/10/2024 1:00 pm

Online

Chamber Members: £325

Non-members: £325

*All our business prices are excluding VAT at 20%

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For further information on this event, please contact: Business Training Team on 0333 320 0333 or email business.training@emc-dnl.co.uk

Description

Accredited by Mental Health First Aid England this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to confidently support mental health in the workplace and effectively guide a person towards the right mental health support.

This course is delivered as four half-day online sessions:

* Monday 23rd September 2024, 09:00 – 13:00
* Wednesday 25th September 2024, 09:00 – 13:00
* Monday 30th September 2024, 09:00 – 13:00
* Wednesday 2nd October 2024, 09:00 – 13:00

Overview

This course covers:

* Understanding mental health and the factors that can affect people’s wellbeing, including your own
* Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
* Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
* Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgement listening
* Helping someone recover their health by guiding them to appropriate support
* Understanding how to keep yourself safe while performing your duties

What outcomes can you expect from joining us

By the end of this course you will be able to:

* Describe the factors that can affect mental health and wellbeing
* Spot the triggers and signs of a range of mental health issues
* Confidently step in, reassure and support a person in distress using the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan.
* Use listening and questioning skills to fully understand the person’s position
* Help signpost someone to further support
* Recognise how to keep themselves safe while performing their duties

Annie Litchfield - Loates Workplace Wellbeing

Annie is a CIPD accredited learning and development specialist, and an MHFA England accredited mental health first aid instructor.

Additional Information

You will be provided with the latest MHFA Manual which will be your comprehensive reference guide post course along with a handy pocket-sized resource.

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