This two-day Mental Health First Aid course teaches delegates how to recognise mental health conditions that can arise in the workplace, and how to provide assistance to someone who is experiencing poor mental health.

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of mental health and factors that can affect a person’s mental wellbeing.
  • Learn practical skills to spot the signs of mental health issues and associated triggers.
  • Have the confidence to step in, reassure and to support a person in distress.
  • Enhance your interpersonal skills, such as non-judgemental listening.
  • Help someone improve their mental health by guiding them to further support – whether it be self-help resources, services available through their employer, NHS and GP services, or professional services.
  • Learn how to keep yourself safe while performing your role as a Mental Health First Aider.
Key details:
  • Aimed at: HR personnel, Health and Wellbeing Champions, Line Managers
  • Cost: £300 + VAT per delegate  (Option to run as ‘in-house’ course at your workplace for multiple delegates)
  • Duration: 2 days (09:00 to 17:00)
  • Location: Either in-house at your workplace, or at our location in the Lloyd’s building, 1 Lime Street, EC3M 7HA

Course format:

  • Two-day face to face course. Our 2-day course is NOT run over consecutive days, as we know it may be a major inconvenience for you to take two consecutive days away from work. Therefore, the second day of training is conducted 1 week after the first day.
  • Learning takes place through a mixture of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities
  • Delegate numbers are limited to 12 people per course so that the instructor can provide better support for people while they learn
  • Lunch break of 1 hour (lunch not included) and 2 x 15-mins tea/coffee breaks (tea/coffee included).

Takeaways from this course:

Mental Health First Aider - MHFA EnglandMHFA Mental Health First Aid 2-day course materialsEveryone who completes the course gets:

  • Official MHFA England certificate to show that they are a Mental Health First Aider
  • The official MHFA course manual
  • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan
  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support their own mental health
  • Line Managers’ Resource – an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health.

Price and availability:

The Mental Health First Aid course is priced at £300 + VAT per delegate.
Individuals and delegate groups can be booked using the online tool below.

Do you have a larger group of delegates that require training?

We can run a bespoke course for groups of 6 or more delegates. The training can be conducted either at your workplace or at our offices in the Lloyd’s building.

Please get in touch so that we can discuss your specific requirements and your preferred dates.