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FAA  Level 1 Award in Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)


This course is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health

conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost

the person towards professional help.

Course Duration

This course is run over 4 hours . 

Course content 

  • Know what mental health is and why people develop mental health conditions

  • Know how to recognise and manage stress

  • Know how to provide advice and practical support

  • Know how to recognise mental health conditions  

Understand the range of mental health disorders

  • Depression

  • PTSD

  • Suicide Personality disorders

  • Psychosis

  • Anxiety

  • Self-harm

On-site or In-House courses

If your organisation has several employees wishing to train and qualify in Mental Health First Aid then why not contemplate an onsite course.

At Paragon Training we are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements*.

If your organisation requires a number of courses, we can offer you a competitive corporate rate discount. 

*A minimum of 4 and maximum of 12 people for this course to run.

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