Mental Health First Aider level 2
A range of First Aid for Mental Health-related subjects are covered including:
Introduction to Course
What is first aid for mental health?
How to identify mental health conditions
Giving advice and starting a conversation
Common Mental health conditions
Drugs & alcohol
Developing & Implementing a First aid action plan for mental health
Mental health in the workplace
Accreditation & Recognition
The course forms part of the suite of mental health courses developed by NUCO in association with the awarding organization First Aid Awards (FAA). They are accredited by Ofqual and form part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).
The qualification does not have an expiration date, but in order for delegates to keep up to date with current practice, policy and procedure (including updates to legislation) ongoing CPD and the undertaking of periodic refresher training is recommended.
Course length is 6-7h
Delegates who successfully achieve this qualification may wish to progress onto the FAA Level 3 Award – Supervising First Aid for Mental Health.