Grenville Room, Imperial Hotel, Taw Vale, Barnstaple, EX32 8NB
Time: 9.15 Registration 9.30 Start and 13.00 Finish
Parking: Some free parking is available on site
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is anMental 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.
One Day - MHFA ChampionsOne Day - MHFA ChampionsAn awareness and skills course which willteach you to:−
Recognise the main signs and symptomsof common mental health issues
Provide initial support
Guide a person towards appropriateprofessional help
Be mindful of your own wellbeing
Develop an understanding of how youcan create and maintain a healthierworkforce or community
This course is supported by our partners in the pharmaceutical industry by the provision of trade stands. Company products may be on display
Welcome to The Imperial Hotel
We are committed to creating great memories and experiences for all our guests. We hope you will find this access information useful and that it helps to make your visit an enjoyable one.
We are aware that everyone’s needs are different, so if there is any detail you are looking for that is not covered in the information below, then please do get in touch and we will be happy to help. And of course, our friendly and experienced team will be on hand to assist you at any point during your stay with us.
Some general points on access
The Imperial Hotel is situated in Barnstaple, a predominantly level town, with a pleasant river frontage.
The hotel has level access and a lift to all floors.
Directions to the hotel
From the M5, take Junction 27 to the A361 and Barnstaple.
Upon reaching Barnstaple, follow the signs to the town centre.
You will go past Homebase, Tesco's and McDonalds.
At Taw Ford Garage roundabout go straight ahead.
Continue straight on at the mini roundabout and this road will take you to the Imperial.
If travelling by rail, Barnstaple Railway Station is a ten minute walk to the hotel.
By coach, Barnstaple Bus Station is a five minute walk away.
Our postcode is EX32 8NB.
There is a small free car park available for those attending courses, there is also on street parking nearby