Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental health is a priority for all and this course will provide you with the confidence and skills you need to look after your own mental health, as well as supporting others.

Available Courses

Mfa first aider

Mental Health First Aider

2-day course certifying you as a Mental Health First Aider.

Available online and in-person.

Mfa aware

Mental Health Aware

Half-day course raising awareness on mental health.

Available online and in-person.

Mfa champion

MHFA Champion

1-day course training you as a MHFA Champion.

Available online and in-person.

Courses are designed for organisations and each session holds a maximum of 16 people.

For costings and booking onto courses, please contact us either by phone on 01303 250090 or via email on [email protected].

Did you know?

  • 1 in 4 people experience mental health issues each year.
  • Mental ill health costs £105 billion in England each year.
  • 72 million working days are lost each year as a result of mental ill health.
  • The cost to employers for mental ill health is £34.9 billion each year.
  • 15 people each day took their own lives in 2022.
  • 1 in 5 people have suicidal thoughts over their lifetime.

Who can become a Mental Health First Aider?

This course is ideal for anyone over the age of 18 who is looking to gain the knowledge and skills to spot the signs of people experiencing poor mental health, and to be confident to start a conversation/signpost a person to appropriate support.

What will I learn?

This course will train you as a Mental Health First Aider and will give you:

  • Practical skills to spot the signs of people experiencing poor mental health.
  • Knowledge and confidence to support and reassure a person in distress.
  • Tools and techniques to look after your own wellbeing.
  • Improved interpersonal skills and enhanced non-judgmental listening.

Our certified Mental Health First Aid course is fully accredited by Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England and is suitable for individuals and businesses. Once completed, you will receive a certificate of attendance to authenticate that you are a Mental Health First Aider.

Course Details

Sessions: 1 day (7.5 hours) or 2 half day sessions.

Bookings for an organisation: maximum of 16 persons per session.

South Kent Mind 24-26 Dover RoadFolkestoneCT20 1JQ

Phone 01303 250090

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