Supervising first aid for mental health (L3)
This two-day level three course is suitable for anyone who has an interest in developing a broader understanding of mental health conditions and acts as a useful qualification for those responsible for supervising/managing mental health in the workplace.
The course uses a range of methods/resources and on completion of written and practical assessment participants will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 3 Award (FAA L3).
The course covers the following topics:
- Day one: First aid for mental health. Identifying mental health conditions. Starting a conversation. Stress. Drugs and alcohol. Mental health in the workplace. Depression and anxiety.
- Day two: Self-harm. Suicide. Eating disorders. Personality disorders. Post-traumatic stress disorder. Psychosis. Schizophrenia.
Employers are being encouraged to seriously consider the mental and emotional wellbeing of their employees as a matter of priority.
Recommendations for legislation to put mental health on an equal footing with physical health within the workplace.
The above course aims to address both.
Enquiries to 01325 582 088
About IPT Training And Therapy
The trainers are qualified counsellors and Mental Health First Aid instructors.
Paul Martin B.A in counselling. PGCE
A college tutor and therapist. Both Co-owner of IPT Training and Therapy Services.
Christine McIntyre H.G. Dip. M.A. Counselling. PGCE. MHGI
Both experienced therapists and trainers having spent many years in the practice of both.