This four hour course is an introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health.
It is designed to give you:
Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. We limit numbers to 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.
Everyone who completes the course gets:
Participants on MHFA courses come from a wide range of backgrounds. It is suitable for people with lived experience of mental health issues or illness, family members wanting to gain more understanding of what a relative is going through, employers, and people who are likely to come into contact with those at risk of mental health problems, such as police, ambulance staff or community workers.
This is a cost-effective way of training up to 25 people in your own venue. One trainer delivers the MHFA Half Day session, which lasts 4 hours with short breaks. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for a quote, available dates or more information.
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