Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) (2 day course)
Monday, 15th November 2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This 2 day course goes into detail on a wide range of mental health conditions and the support and help provided by healthcare professionals. It covers the content of both the Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications but is aimed at Trainer/Assessors and/or supervisor level within the workplace.
A range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects are covered including:
- What is First Aid for Mental Health?
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
- Identifying mental health conditions
- Providing advice and starting a conversation
- Eating disorders
- Mental health conditions
- Personality disorders
- Drugs and alcohol
- Bipolar disorder
- First Aid for Mental Health action plan
- First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on our open courses.
Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
A range of assessment methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).
A Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner via our awarding body, Nuco, subject to successful assessment. A First Aid for Mental Health handbook will be provided for each candidate.
There is no expiry of the qualification, but annual refresher training is recommended.