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.

Course Information:


A minimum of 4 hours

Number of Delegates:

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 17 years of age.



If you have several employees that you wish to train for Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health why not consider an onsite course. 

We are able to deliver this course on your site, subject to a pre-course assessment of your premises, reducing your costs in respect of additional time out and travelling.


First Aid for Mental Health covers a range of related subjects that includes:

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


The Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health qualification is assessed through a range of methods, including practical assessment and written assessment (open and multiple-choice).


Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Delegates will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF).

This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended that the Delegate attends annual refresher training. The Delegates will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.

To Book your Training Course or further information, please get in touch

Tel: 01506 412971

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