QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF)

Accreditation

QA Level 3 Award

Duration

2 Days

Valid for

3 Years
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Course Provider(s)

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Course Description

Supporting the people around us who are experiencing poor mental health has become a priority for many people and the organisations they work in.

A greater understanding of common mental health issues has developed over the last few years and there has been a rise in the number of people who want to act as a Mental Health First Aider, to support and guide those around them.

Who Should Attend?

The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that has been specifically designed for those who would like to become a Mental Health First Aider in their workplace. This qualification raises learners’ awareness of mental health, develops an understanding on how to support, reassure and signpost fellow colleagues to professional support.

Additional Information

Throughout this 2-day course, learners will develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to actively promote positive mental health in the workplace by covering a range of topics, including: understanding mental health and its importance, awareness of their own wellbeing as a Mental Health First Aider, common mental health conditions, how to support those experiencing poor mental health at work with tools such as active listening and non-judgemental support. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered.

Assessment Methods

1 x Theory Assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).

Certification

Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted, subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

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