18/08/2022 - 19/08/2022
9:00 am - 4:45 pm
Price (incl. VAT) £250.80
No. of spaces available 10
Zoom remote session
Our Youth MHFA Two Day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider.
•An in depth understanding of young people’s mental health and factors that affect wellbeing
•Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
•Confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress
•Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgmental listening
•Knowledge to help a young person recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s through self-help sites, their place of learning, the NHS, or a mix – engaging with parents, carers and external agencies where appropriate
•Ability to support a young person with a long term mental health issue or disability to thrive
•Tools to look after their own mental wellbeing
The training is delivered by an experienced and qualified ‘Mental Health First Aid’ instructor using a combination of presentations, group discussion and workshop activities.
This course will be delivered via MHFA England online learning hub. Details of how to join the session will be emailed to you following booking.
Course dates for Live Sessions: 18th & 19th August 2022
18th August : 9.00am – 2.35pm
19th August : 9.00am – 4.45pm
ORDER OF LEARNING
Online individual learning: Activities 1 – 11 to be completed prior to Live session 1
LIVE Group Session 1: 9.00am – 11.00am
LIVE Group Session 2: 11.15am – 12.30pm / Lunch / 1.00pm-2.35pm
Online individual learning: Activities 12 – 17 to be completed prior to Live session 3
LIVE Group Session 3: 9.00am – 11.20am
Online individual learning: Activities 18 – 20 to be completed prior to Live session 4
LIVE Group Session 4: 2.30pm – 4.45pm
Everyone who completes the course gets:
•A Youth MHFA manual to refer to whenever they need it
•A workbook including some helpful tools to support their own mental health
•A certificate of attendance to say they are a Youth Mental Health First Aider
This course uses blended learning, some tasks or activities will need to be completed by learners between online sessions. Please ensure you set aside time to complete these.