First Aid for Mental Health(1 day Practical or Virtual via Teams RQF Level 2)

Our First Aid for Mental Health Course is available either at your place of work on a day of your choosing or at any of our training venues across the UK or can be delivered virtually with one of our qualified trainers.

The course will equip you with the necessary skills to recognise signs of mental ill-health, an understanding of common mental health issues, and knowledge of how to support positive wellbeing.

Who is this course most suitable for?

This course is ideal for anyone in the workplace, as well as for individuals who wish to have a better understanding of mental health issues, and how to help.

Our one day course qualifies you as a First Aider for Mental Health, and teaches you:

  • How to understand mental health and mental illness
  • How to provide advice and support for a person presenting a mental health condition
  • How to recognise a range of mental health conditions
  • The first aid for mental health action plan and how to utilise it
  • How to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace

Course content

Our First Aid for Mental Health Course covers the following subjects:

  • What is first aid for mental health
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental health conditions
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • First aid action plan for mental health
  • Mental health in the workplace

At your place of work: Our costs vary depending on the number of learners on a course - please call us for a competitive quote


One 6 hour Day of Practical or Virtual First Aid for Mental Health Training.

Course times for the training can be flexible to suit you and your staff. 


On completion of the course you will receive an FAA First Aid for Mental Health (RQF Level 2) certificate.

Where can I do it:

This course can be run at your place of work anywhere in the UK

Please contact us to discuss our latest course prices and available discounts.

Essential info:

Please be aware that the content of the First Aid for Mental Health course can be triggering for some individuals, as there are several sensitive subject matters that must be covered.

We advise that, before booking, learners download the Course Factsheet (available at the top of this page), and read through the course content.

If you have any questions, or would like to discuss any elements of the course, please contact us.

For a competitive quote or to find out more about our courses please call us on 0330 223 2015 or email