Please note this is a 2 day course, Both Days must be attended.Day 1 : 23rd June 2020Day 2 : 24th June 2020Time: Registration from 08.30 08.45 - 16.00 Venue: Exeter Court Hotel, Kennford, EX6 7UX Lunch/Refreshments: Refreshments will be provided Parking: TBC
Content: What is Mental Health First Aid?What is Mental Health First Aid?Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is aninternationally recognised training coursewhich teaches people how to spot thesigns and symptoms of mental ill healthand provide help on a first aid basis.MHFA won’t teach you to be a therapist,but just like physical first aid, it will teachyou to listen, reassure and respond, evenin a crisis.Adult MHFA courses are for everyoneaged 16 upwards. Every MHFA course isdelivered by a quality assured instructorwho has attended our Instructor Trainingprogramme accredited by the RoyalSociety for Public Health, and is trainedto keep people safe and supported whilethey learn. What will I learn?Learning takes place through a mixof group activities, presentations anddiscussions. What you learn will dependon the length of course you attend:Two Day - Mental Health First AidersA practical skills and awareness coursedesigned to give you:− A deeper understanding of mentalhealth and the factors that can affectpeople’s wellbeing, including your own− Practical skills to spot the triggers andsigns of mental health issues− Confidence to step in, reassure andsupport a person in distress− Enhanced interpersonal skills such asnon-judgemental listening− Knowledge to help someone recovertheir health by guiding them toappropriate support
This course is sponsored by our partners in the pharmaceutical industry by the provision trade stands. Company products may be on display
Has an abundance of parking and an ideal position located just off the A38.
There is easy access from all major transport routes, with just 5 minutes from the M5, 20 minutes from Exeter airport and 15 minutes from the nearest train station.