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Online Adult MHFA (Four sessions Saturday 29th August – Sat 19th September 2020)

This Online course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider, accredited by MHFA England, giving you:
  • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect 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

£250.00

This Online course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider, accredited by MHFA England, giving you:

  • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect 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

12 in stock

Description

Led by two experienced tutors - Michael Fellowes and Jeff Walker. To ensure the quality of the learning we limit this to twelve participants. You need a webcam and microphone to participate. The live sessions work best using Chrome on a laptop/desktop PC or Mac. Safari is not yet supported.

Training is 15 hours of learning:

  • Seven hours of self-directed learning by yourself
  • Eight hours of online sessions with the tutors and fellow trainees

The live online sessions are over 4 consecutive Saturdays from the 29th August to the 19th September 2020.

  • Individual learning – 1hr
  • 29th August 1000-1200 − Live session one – 1hr 45min
  • Individual learning – 2hrs
  • 5th September 1000-1240 - Live session two – 2hrs 20min
  • Individual learning – 2hrs
  • 12th September 1000-1215 - Live session three – 2hrs
  • Individual learning – 2hrs
  • 19th September 1000-1215 - Live session four – 1hr 55min

You need a webcam and microphone to participate.  The live sessions work best using Chrome on a laptop/desktop PC or Mac.  Safari is not yet supported.

All sessions must be completed to receive your certificate as a qualified Mental Health First Aider.