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Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Workshop

10% ALL BOOKINGS MADE PRIOR TO THE 1ST FEBRUARY! This workshop is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.

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12 George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 1NP
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Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Workshop

Workshop description

This workshop is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help.

Learners can expect to cover the following:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation
  • Stress
  • Mental health conditions

Who is the workshop for?

  • Coaches and volunteers in sport
  • Those delivering physical activity sessions
  • Local community activators (working for example in disabled people's organisations, community interest charities, housing sector and scout/guide groups )
  • Health and care professionals
  • Employees in a work place environment

What's the value of this workshop?

This workshop will provide you with an understanding of identifying mental health conditions. Learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF). There is no expiry of the qualification but refresher training is recommended.

Learner eligibility

Learners need to be 14 years of age.

Assessment

Informal ongoing assessment will take place throughout the workshop

Format / duration:

4 hour workshop, which can be delivered over two sessions (each two hours each)

Progression opportunities:

You may wish to progress onto the level 2 award in first aid for mental health which is a six hour workshop.

Would you like further information? Please email us at education@sportstructures.com

The workshop can also be delivered to specific groups such as regional associations.

Booking

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