L1 & L4 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (4 hrs)

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Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (4 hrs)

Level 1 & Level 4 (In Scotland) RQF/SCQF

RQF Level 1 Award:
FAA Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)

SCQF Level 4 Award:
Level 4 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF 

Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition either themselves or a family member, friend or colleague.

Description

This awareness course is suitable for everyone as it provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.

All members of the public can benefit from this course and it is a great stepping stone into First Aid for Mental Health.

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered including:

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

Certification

Upon successful completion of the qualification assessment, Learners will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 4. This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.

Assessment

The qualification is assessed through a multiple-choice question paper. A Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. No external assessors are required.

Numbers

A maximum of 16 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 14 years of age to qualify.

We can run First Aid Courses at any suitable venue, for groups of up to 16 participants per
trainer. courses can be tailored to almost any situation or context that your organisation or group requires.

Due Diligence

Red HackleTraining is insured through Hiscox Insurance Company, we cover the requirements of the HSE and fulfil the HSE due diligence requirements.

Note – the HSE sets a trainer to student ratio of 1:12 people and our costs are based on working
with a group of 12. If you only have a small number of candidates for the course it would be worth
trying to contact other local organisation who may require training to try and fill your course, to
reduce the per head costs for yourself.

Booking with Red HackleTraining is simple and easy. Fill out the booking form then press submit, ensure you choose your payment option and select your course/s. Once we receive your booking form, we will email you with confirmation of place/s and any other details pertaining to your selected course/s and payment option within 24hrs.

PLEASE BE AWARE: Payment is due 30 days before the course start date, or 30 days on receipt of your invoice if this is more than 30 days prior to course start date. The course Payment should be paid, or course cancelled a minimum of 7 Days before start of course, this would result in you not receiving a refund of any kind!!

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Course Dates are as advertised if you require a date not advertised then please contact us with them. Email: info@redhackletraining.co.uk.