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Mental Health

First Aid at Work

Level 3  |  2 days


  • Duration:

2 days (14 hours)

  • Format:

Face-to-face or online

  • Learners:

Maximum 16

  • Qualification:

Level 3 Award

  • Certification:

eCertificates, valid for 3 years

This course is for a group of learners.  Looking for a course for individuals?


This in-depth course will enable learners to create a workplace culture that minimises the impact of mental health problems by understanding current best practice and complying with UK legislation.


It will also give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to recognise and safely support a colleague who may be experiencing stress or a mental health problem.

On successful completion, learners will be qualified as 'Mental Health First Aiders', sometimes also referred to as 'Mental Health Champions' or 'Mental Health Advocates'.


This course leads a nationally recognised, regulated qualification, the...


Qualsafe Awards Level 3 Award in

Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF)

...which means that it's quality assured to OFQUAL standards.

Following successful assessment, learners will receive an eCertificate, which is valid for 3 years. Paper certificates are available on request.

This course is available in the following formats:


  • 2 days/14 hours training

  • Delivered at your venue

  • Any day of the week

  • Can be split in to modules spread over time

  • Delivered by a specialist Paramedic Educator


  • As per Face-to-face, except...

  • Delivered via Zoom or MS Teams


Module 1 - Understanding Mental Health

  • Mental Health and MHFA

  • The impact of mental health problems

  • Benefits of positive mental health

  • Causes of work related stress

Module 2 - Changing Workplace Culture

  • Creating a positive mental health culture

  • Workplace mental health legislation

  • Best Practice Examples

  • Role of Mental Health First Aiders

Module 3 - Exploring Specific Problems

  • Stress

  • Anxiety (including PTSD, OCD and phobias)

  • Depression (including Bipolar)

  • Eating Disorders

  • Psychosis

  • Self-harm and Suicide

  • Alcohol and drugs with mental health

Module 4 -  Supporting Employees

  • Best practice and Core Standards

  • Mental Health First Aid Action Plan

  • Self-help and sources of professional support

  • Providing for those who are off work

  • Wellness Recovery Action Plans

  • Self Care


  • Enjoyable training, tailored to your needs

  • Consistently outstanding feedback

  • Designed/delivered by healthcare professionals

  • Friendly and responsive customer service

  • Nationally recognised qualifications

  • eCertificates, valid for 3 years

  • Fully insured, registered and accredited

  • No charges for amendments or cancellation

  • 20% discount on your first course



We know this course will make a huge difference to your organisation and that your learners will love it too.

Our prices are determined by the format you choose and the number of learners you'd like to train. That way you only pay for what you need.

If you haven't trained with us before, we also offer a 20% discount on your first course fee.

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