Events & Courses
International, UK
First Aid for Mental Health - Online
12 October 2022 - 13 October 2022
Soundcastle, in association with Nuco Training, is facilitating this online accredited first aid for mental health course that will provide attendees with the FAA Level 2 Award (RQF) qualification

This is an accredited full day course dedicated to raising awareness of mental health and gaining the skills to become a Mental Health First Aider. On completion of this course, you will have a better understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma. We will explore how to look after mental health and wellbeing, as well as develop the skills to start a supportive conversation and signpost a friend, colleague or community member in need towards professional help.

This course is ideal for anyone working in community settings, educational contexts and/or the arts sector.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)/Award in First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 5. This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement. You can then complete the course again to requalify for a further three years.

Why Soundcastle?

  • We have over a decade of experience in working in community mental health settings
  • We promote wellbeing and mental health awareness across our own workforce
  • Our team has lived experience of mental health
  • We strive to make positive change and break stigma
  • We pride ourselves on delivering friendly, discursive and empathetic training
  • Your investment in this course will go towards supporting our community music programmes, so not only will you gain a qualification, but you will also be supporting community wellbeing!

The course fee is £100.

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