Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (Level 3 RQF) – 2 Days

According to Mental Health Foundation, it is estimated that 1 in 6 people in the past week experienced a common mental health problem.

Course Overview

Understanding mental health in the workplace has never been more important.

The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) qualification gives learners the confidence to help support mental health within their workplace.

This is a nationally recognised and regulated qualification, specifically designed for existing QA Centre IQAs. This qualification enables IQAs to develop their understanding of mental health issues in the workplace, as well as how best to support friends, relatives, and employees experiencing mental health issues.

Staff practicing mental health first aid at work

Course Dates

VenueDateCost (ex. VAT)
Remote course via Zoom 27 Mar - 28 Mar, 2023
Monday - Tuesday
Remote course via Zoom 18 Apr - 19 Apr, 2023
Tuesday - Wednesday
Remote course via Zoom 9 May - 10 May, 2023
Tues - Wed
Remote course via Zoom 22 May - 23 May, 2023
Monday - Tuesday
Remote course via Zoom 12 Jun - 13 Jun, 2023
Monday - Tuesday
Remote course via Zoom 26 Jun - 27 Jun, 2023
Monday - Tuesday

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What's Covered?

As a learner, you will 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

During the course, our trainers will provide an engaging learning experience through the use of video, case studies, real-life examples of mental health issues, workbook activities, group discussions, and much more.

*What is a QA Centre IQA? Individuals that are part of an existing Qualsafe Awards training centre that possess an Internal Quality Assurance qualification. Learn more about how to become IQA-qualified here.

Things to consider before applying

Before applying for this course, please ensure you meet the following criteria:

  • You must be at least 18 years old on the first day of training.

To find out more about our course entry requirements, please email us on or call 0330 660 0899.

Please be aware that the contents covered in this qualification may be distressing for some individuals. If you are concerned that you may be affected by any of the course content, please contact Qualsafe Academy for further details.

Note: To remain an approved Mental Health First Aider in the Workplace, learners will need to update their QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) every 3 years.

Upon confirming your place on a mental health first aid course you will be sent a **FREE** learner pack which will include this complimentary course guide, workbook, and manual.

Not only will this book provide you with invaluable support, including interactive exercises, whilst in the classroom but it can also be used upon completing your course as a toolkit that will guide you in wide-ranging contexts where mental health and wellbeing support is required.

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