Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health - 1 Day

Vocational
Lowland Training Services Ltd

Course details

Course description

Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition. This course introduces the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan which allows learners to provide their peers with comprehensive guidance and support for a suspected mental health condition. Learners will be able to provide signposting to professional help and support that person whilst they are receiving professional assistance. This course also covers the effects of drugs and alcohol and provides learners with the skills and knowledge to assist employers in implementing a positive mental health culture to support employees within a workplace. Syllabus 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 Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 5. 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.

Provided by

Lowland Training Services Ltd

01387 262721

Provider website

1st Floor

70 Buccleuch Street

Dumfries

DG1 2AA

Funding

ITA funding available

Entry requirements

No Specific entry requirements are required.

Course options

Course details

Short course

22nd Apr 2022 to 22nd Apr 2023

Cost: £100.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Lowland Training Services Ltd - Dumfries

109 Irish Street

Dumfries

DG1 2NP

Who to contact

Jude Weddell

Course Manager

jude@lowlandtraining.co.uk

01387262721

Apply for ITA funding

Course details

Short course

22nd Apr 2022 to 22nd Apr 2023

Cost: £100.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Lowland Training Services Ltd - Stranraer

1st Floor

70-74 George Street

Stranraer

DG9 7JS

Who to contact

Jude Weddell

Course Manager

jude@lowlandtraining.co.uk

01387262721

Apply for ITA funding