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Training Course:

Supervision First Aid for Mental Health – FAA Level 3 Award (Level 6 Scotland) – 2 days

Course Introduction

This 2-Day course goes into detail on a wide range of mental health conditions and the support and help provided by healthcare professionals. It covers the content of both the Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications but is aimed at Trainer/ Assessors and/or supervisor level within the workplace.


A minimum of 12 hours spread over at least two days.


A Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years.

A range of methods are used, including practical and questioning (open and multiple-choice).

A maximum of 16 students are allowed on the course and must be a minimum of 16 years of age. A certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.


A range of subjects are covered including:

What is First Aid for Mental Health?
Identifying mental health conditions
Providing advice and starting a conversation
Mental health conditions
Drugs and alcohol
First Aid for Mental Health action plan
First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Eating disorders
Personality disorders
Bipolar disorder

If you are interested and would like more information, or would like to book a place or places, please enquire now.

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