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942 Level 3 Award in Supervising Mental Health First Aid (Free, Funded, F2F)

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Date: 16/11/2022

Time: 09:30 - 16:30

Certificate/Workbook: £20.00

Location:
Room 4
Alton Community Centre
Alton
GU34 1HN

This course is run over 2-days on 16th and 23rd November. To gain your Level 3 qualification, you must attend both days

Course Fee: This course is being offered free with the funding we receive (to person's whose home address is in Hampshire only), however, please be aware that if you fail to attend or complete both sessions we will charge £50 as we are unable to subsidise your place once booked.
Cancellations fees are only waived if a place is cancelled 2 weeks before the course runs, for whatever the reason of your cancellation.
Attendance to the course is free, but there is a small charge to cover the cost of your certificate and workbook which is £20. Invoices can be sent to you after booking your place.

Mental Health First Aid won’t teach you to be a therapist, but it will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis – and potentially stop a crisis from happening.
This two-day course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider at Work, giving you:
• An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect the wellbeing
• Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
• Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
• Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
• Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support - whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix

There will be additional work set for you to do between the two classes, please ensure that you have the time to do this to achieve the qualification. It is suggested that you should do around 3 – 4 hours of work to prepare for session 2.

Learning Outcomes, by the end of this course you will be able to:

1. Explain role of The Mental Health First Aider
2. Show increased awareness of how to talk to someone experiencing a mental health crisis 3. Identify someone suffering with stress problems
4. Explain the impact of substance misuse on mental health
5. List 3 or more features of positive mental health cultures in the workplace
6. List 3 or more mental health conditions and give suggested support or therapy options

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