Adult Mental Health First Aid Certificate

This comprehensive 2 day course will give you an opportunity to learn more about the proactive steps you can take to support the mental health of those around you. Upon completion, you will become a certified Mental Health First Aider and will receive access to ongoing benefits, including resources, learning and 24/7 digital support through the MHFAider Support App.

As an MHFAider® you will be able to:

  • Recognise those that may be experiencing poor mental health and provide them with first-level support and early intervention
  • Encourage a person to identify and access sources of professional help and other supports
  • Practise active listening and empathy
  • Have a conversation with improved mental health literacy around language and stigma
  • Discuss the MHFAider® role in depth, including boundaries and confidentiality
  • Practise self-care
  • Know how to use the MHFAider Support App®
  • Know how to access a dedicated text service provided by Shout and ongoing learning opportunities with MHFA England

This course provides plenty of resources which you can take away with you, including:

  • A hard copy workbook to support your learning throughout the course
  • A digital manual to refer to whenever you need it​ after completing the course
  • A wallet-sized reference card with the Mental Health First Aid action plan​
  • A digital MHFAider® certificate
  • Access to the MHFAider Support App® for three years
  • Access to ongoing learning opportunities, resources and exclusive events ​
  • The opportunity to be part of the largest MHFAider® community in England

MHFA England value this course at £300 per person, however we are pleased to be able to offer places at the reduced price of £99 per person.

We also work with a wide range of companies and organisations to provide in-house MHFA training for staff. If you would like to discuss how we can support your team, please contact us. You may also be interested in our Youth Mental Health First Aid training.

Our next training course will be taking place on 6th and 13th September. To register your interest, please complete the form below.