FAA Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)

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Mental Health First Aid will provide the skills and information to better support each member of your company.

faa level 1 awareness of first aid for mental health rqf

FAA Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)

The Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health course suits  everyone and provides those attending with the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.

This course is open to all members of the public  that can benefit from this course and it is a great stepping stone into First Aid for Mental Health.

The Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Course is delivered by NUCO Training qualified and approved instructors and can be delivered throughout the United Kingdom.

Important Notice: This course will not qualify you as a Mental Health First Aider !

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RQF Level 1 Award

Qualification title: Code:
FAA Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) 603/3768/0
Unit title: Code:
Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Unit R/617/2918

SCQF Level 4 Award

Qualification title: Code:
Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 4 R599 04
Unit title: Code:
Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Unit UM86 04

This ½-Day course is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.

Duration:

A minimum of 4 hours spread over at least one day.

Syllabus:

A range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects are covered including:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental health conditions

Numbers:

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 16 years of age. A certificate
can be offered to all, subject to assessment.

Assessment:

A range of methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

Certification:

A Level 1 Award in Awareness for First Aid for Mental Health or Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 4 will be issued to the learner, subject to successful
assessment.

This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended
that the learner attends annual refresher training.

The learner will need to complete the full course again to
requalify for a further three years.

Cost: Contact us for prices

Location: In-house Training, On-site Training

For costs please contact us for further details.

For further information on this course, please download our flyer.

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