Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA) 2 day adult course is internationally recognised training, designed to teach people how to spot the signs and Symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis.
To preserve life where a person may be at risk of harming themselves and others.
Give a deeper understanding of the issues that impact on and relate to people's mental health.
Teach practical skills that can be used everyday, including being able to spot the signs and symptoms of mental health issues and feel confident guiding people towards support.
Reduce stigma around mental health.
Promote early intervention which enables recovery.
Boost knowledge and confidence in dealing with mental health issues.
To improve own resiliance, health and wellbeing.
To become a Mental Health First Aider you must complete the 2 day MHFA course.This comprehensive awareness skills course includes a mixture of presentations, discussions and group activities. There are four sessions across two days.