Mental Health First Aid

Attend Academy are accredited to deliver the Adult 2 Day Mental Health First Aid course.


Who: This course is for everyone with an interest in supporting people with mental health issues in the workplace, in the community and within families

What: Our two day course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider accredited with MHFA England.

On completion of the course Mental Health First Aiders will have:

An in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can   affect wellbeing including: Anxiety, Depression, Suicide, Psychosis, Eating  Disorders, Self Harm, Personality Disorder and building a healthy community.

Practical skills to identify triggers and signs of mental health issues and to  build confidence to support a person in crisis

Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening and  communication

Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to   further help- whether that’s self-help resources, through their    employer, the NHS, or a mix

How, where and when: Numbers are limited to 16 people per course so that  the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.

This is an interactive course and through a mix of group activities,  presentations and discussions, each session is built around a Mental Health  First Aid action plan.

A comprehensive Mental Health First Aid manual is provided to all attendees   to keep. This contains a wealth of information about mental health and is a  great source of reference following the course.

Courses can be booked to be held in your own facilities or at our London  offices and can be delivered during usual working hours or at weekends. We  can deliver both days back to back or separate them according to your  preference.

Qualification: Mental Health First Aid certificate accredited with MHFA England

Cost: Negotiable on enquiry

Book a course: To find our more about this course please contact:
Email –  catherine.wood@attend.org.uk          Tel – 0845 450 0285