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Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace

Level 3 RQF

  • 250 British pounds
  • Saint Helens

Service Description

Did you know 1 in 4 people in the UK are likely to experience mental health problems each year? Mental health is just as important as physical health, yet whilst we know how to take care of our own physical health, many people do not know how to support relatives, friends and even colleagues who are experiencing poor mental health. By developing a greater understanding of common mental health issues, as well as how best to support and guide someone to professional help, you can help further reduce the stigma associated with mental health in the UK. What's Covered • Understanding mental health and its importance • The roles and responsibilities for mental health in the workplace • Importance of own wellbeing as a mental health first aider Common mental health conditions, including: - Characteristics and features - Work-related stress - Anxiety - Eating disorders - Depression - Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) - Obsessive Compulsive disorder (OCD) - Phobias - Bipolar - Self-harm - Psychosis - Suicide • Promoting positive mental health first aid in the workplace • Best practice for employers • Mental health first aid at work action plan • Appropriate coping strategies • How employers can provide support to employees in the workplace • Assisting those off work or returning to work • Procedures to support employees who are off work whilst experiencing poor mental health • Types of support available both locally and nationally Ofqual Regulated - Certificate Valid for Three Years - 2 day course Why UCS Medical With over 35 years of NHS experience we bring all that expertise into our training academy. • Industry leading training facilities • Healthcare Professional Trainers including Paramedic, Ambulance Technicians, Nurses, Midwives, and Doctors • Opportunities for further development • Nationwide Coverage

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule please contact the team with at least 24 hours notice, or you will forfeit your place on the course.

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