Workplace mental health issues are a growing concern for employers, but how can we increase awareness and offer support to staff when they need it?
Our HR Training Academy is offering you the chance to attend a one-day Adult Accredited Mental Health First Aid Champion course, run by Libby Morley RGN OHA (Dip), Owner of Mindshift Consultancy and Associate Trainer with MHFA England.
This full day, interactive and accredited course will increase your awareness of the key issues, enabling you to promote and champion mental health first aid in your organisation.
Key elements of the course
During the day, we will focus on:
- What is mental health and stress in the workplace
- Discrimination and stigma around mental health issues
- How alcohol and drugs use impact on mental health
- How to spot the early warning signs of mental health issues
- How to listen, encourage and support those with mental health issues within your workplace
- How to build and put in place a Mental Health First Aid action plan
- How to build a mentally healthy workplace
Why should you attend this course?
You will benefit from being part of a small group of delegates, discussing these sensitive issues away from the hustle and bustle of your day. This Mental Health First Aid Champion course is also an accredited course. Those delegates who complete the full day's training and meet the course conditions will receive a certificate confirming they are a mental health first aid champion.
You will also benefit from learning from an accredited mental health first aid trainer as well as being able to meet lawyers from our Employment Group.
This Mental Health First Aid Champion course can also be run in-house for your workforce and also as a 2-day more intensive course. Please contact me for more information.
Who should attend this course?
Anyone within the organisation who has an interest in being trained as a mental health first aid champion.
Please note that the course does discuss sensitive issues which may not be suitable for all so if you are unsure about whether the course is for you, please speak to me confidentially.
What your day includes
You will receive a workbook and manual, together with refreshments throughout the day. If you complete the course and meet the course conditions, you will also receive a certificate confirming completion of this course and will be recognised as Mental Health First Aid Champion for your organisation.
To comply with the conditions on this course, numbers are restricted.
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