QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF)
A nationally recognised, regulated qualification designed to develop your understanding of Mental Health issues in the workplace, as well as how best to support friends, relatives and employees experiencing Mental Health issues. Qualsafe Academy is delivering this qualification to IQA’s who require occupational competence.
Understanding Mental Health in the workplace has never before been so important. Did you know that in 2017/18, 595,000 workers suffered from work-related stress, depression or anxiety and as a result 15.4 million working days were lost? The main factors cited were workload pressures including tight deadlines, too much responsibility and a lack of managerial support. The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) qualification has been designed to help address these issues and provide Learners with the confidence and skills to support employees experiencing poor mental health.
By developing a greater understanding of some Mental Health issues, as well as how best to support and guide someone experiencing these issues, you can help reduce the stigma associated with Mental Health.
The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) qualification has been specifically designed for those who would like improve their knowledge of Mental Health and develop an understanding of how to support, reassure and guide those experiencing Mental Health issues. You will also develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to actively promote positive Mental Health within your own workplace, making it the ideal qualification for Mental Health Champions/First Aiders, Human Resources, Managers, Supervisors and Team Leaders.
During this 2-day course, you will also cover:
- Identifying characteristics and features of common Mental Health conditions.
- The importance of your own wellbeing as a Mental Health First Aider.
- Best practices for employers in relation to Mental Health in the workplace.
- Supporting those experiencing Mental Health issues at work.
Our team of highly-skilled Trainers have a wealth of experience and knowledge of delivering Mental Health First Aid qualifications, ensuring you get the most out of your experience with us. During the course, our Trainers will provide an engaging learning experience through the use of video, PowerPoint presentations, case study analyses, real-life examples of Mental Health issues, group discussions, workbook activities and much more.
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