We believe every employee should be trained in Mental Health First Aid
Fully-funded by HM Government
Learn from your home or office
Expert tutor support available
4-5 hours of weekly study
Do your part to help mitigate the effects of mental health by promoting positivity and potentially providing support.
Take action to help raise awareness and end stigma.
Our free mental health first aid course equips staff with the confidence, skills and qualification to become a point of contact within the workplace.
32% of full-time employees in the UK have suffered from mental health problems while at work
Mental Health Foundation - UK Charity
Simple answer – if staff meet the eligibility criteria below, then, yes! No fee, no card details and no trial periods…
We connect organisations of all sizes with training providers that use the UK Government’s Adult Education Budget to fund the free online courses.
*EEA nationals will need to have obtained either pre settlement or settled status and provide evidence of this.
Our dedicated team of advisers can help employees enrol one on one or in a group of 5 or more. Whatever works best for your organisation…
This unit will introduce learners to different types of mental ill health.
They will understand factors which may contribute to mental ill health and actions that can be taken.
The aim of this unit is to understand how to support individuals with mental ill health.
Learners will understand their responsibilities and how to protect their own mental health.
Learners will know about relevant legislation.
They will understand mentally healthy environments and wellness action plans.
Download the sample workbook and get a taste of the free course content
Complete the short form below to register interest
If staff meet the eligibility criteria then YES!
We connect you with learning providers that use government funding, in the form of the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) and the Adult Educational Budget (AEB).
We hope to get staff started within 24 hours of completing the full enrolment process but this can vary depending on the learning provider.
Register interest and a course advisor will be in touch to provide you with more specific details.
The courses are designed to allow staff to fit their learning around their employment obligations and can be completed in a number of weeks or months, depending on the level.
Our shorter courses are often completed within 3 weeks, whilst our longer lasting courses can take up to 3 months.
Yes! All of our free courses are 100% online.
All of our courses are accredited by UK government-recognised awarding bodies. These include NCFE CACHE and TQUK, with whom we work closely to ensure our existing courses, and all new ones, meet approved standards of excellence and are certified as such. NCFE CACHE and TQUK are national awarding organisations that design, develops and certifies nationally recognised qualifications and awards.
All qualifications are regulated by Ofqual.
Staff can only take one course at a time but you can take up to 7 in one academic year.
No, there are no exams, all courses require you to complete assessment questions based on the knowledge staff have just gained from the units.
The courses we offer are all funded qualifications, meaning staff need to be eligible for government funding in order to secure your a place.
This information is a funding requirement and proves staff eligibility.
I am not a nurse or a counsellor. But after studying the Mental Health First Aid course, I am here to listen, reassure and respond to whoever needs a chat.
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