FAMH (2 DAY)

Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Level 3

This course builds on the Level 2  Award in First Aid for Mental Health and covers a wider range of mental health conditions and goes into detail on the range of therapy and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition.

The course is suitable for all persons within a workplace but is aimed at those who hold a supervisory/managerial level position and who have responsibility for implementing a positive mental health culture and responsibility for First Aid for Mental Health within an organisation.

A range of First Aid for Mental Health related subjects are covered including: 

• What is First Aid for Mental Health?                         • Post-traumatic stress disorder 

• Identifying mental health conditions                        • Self-harm 

• Providing advice and starting a conversation          • Suicide 

• Stress                                                                           • Eating disorders 

• Mental health conditions                                           • Personality disorders 

• Drugs and alcohol                                                      • Bipolar disorder 

• First Aid for Mental Health action plan                    • Psychosis 

• First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace           • Schizophrenia   

• Depression                                                                  • Anxiety 


Numbers

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 16 years of age. A certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.