The Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health course builds on the Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health and covers a wider range of mental health conditions and goes into detail on the range of therapy and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition.
The course is suitable for all persons within a workplace but is aimed at those who hold a supervisory/managerial level position and who have responsibility for implementing a positive mental health culture and responsibility for First Aid for Mental Health within an organisation.
2 Day Course
Number of Delegates:
A maximum of 12 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 18 years of age.[
If you have several employees that you wish to train for Supervising 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.
A range of subjects are covered including:
What is First Aid for Mental Health?
- Identifying mental health conditions
- Providing advice and starting a conversation
- Drugs and alcohol
- First Aid for Mental Health action plan
- First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
- A large range of Mental Health conditions covered in detail
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day.
Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Delegates will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF).
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.