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      Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) in Telford


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      November 14, 2019

      Thursday   9:30 AM (on various days)

      Hazeldine House , Telford Town Centre
      Telford, Shropshire

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      Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)

      Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) – Telford Training Centre Course duration: 9:30am - 4:30pm Lunch and refreshments are included This 6-hour (one day) qualification provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a range of mental health conditions, how to start a supportive conversation and when and how to signpost a person to seek appropriate professional help. Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress. Learners will know how to recognise and manage stress and understand the impact of substance abuse. They will learn about the first aid action plan for mental health, be able to put it in place and know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace.   Learners will not diagnose or treat mental health conditions as this can only be carried out by healthcare professionals but will gain the knowledge to identify when a person may have a condition and know where they can go to get help. A range of Mental Health First Aid related subjects are covered including:    What is mental health first aid?  Identifying mental health conditions  Providing advice and starting a conversation  How to recognise and manage stress  Mental health conditions Depression • Anxiety • Psychosis • Eating disorders • Suicide • Self-harm Understand the impact of substance abuse on mental health Understand the first aid action plan for mental health and be able to put it in place Know how to implement a positive mental health culture in the workplace   Course Duration : 9:30am - 4:30pm The minimum contact hours for this qualification, excluding breaks should be for a minimum period of 6 hours.    Assessment  The qualification is assessed via on-going oral and/or written questioning and practical demonstration. Multiple Choice Examination.    Certificate  Successful candidates will be issued with an Level 2 Award in of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) certificate.  Course Prerequisites: This qualification is aimed at those over 16 who are able to undertake the responsibilities associated with being a workplace mental health first aider. It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of Level 2 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

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      This event repeats on various days: Nov 14, Dec 16

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