Level 3 Award in Mental Health at Work (QNUK)
This 12-hour (two day) course will provide in-depth information about mental health conditions, which will enable you to support your pupils and their families, your friends and family, and your work colleagues. As well as providing information on how to help others, this course will also offer tips for improving and maintaining your own mental wellbeing.
The course covers stress, depressions, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, psychosis, personality disorders, schizophrenia, bipolar, supporting people with suicidal tendencies and stigma of mental health and how we can play a part in encouraging people to discuss mental health. You will also examine harmful coping strategies such as self-harm, eating disorders and substance abuse and develop skills in starting and progressing an effective conversation about mental health.
As well as this, you will also discuss the moral and legal requirements for employers and the benefits of supporting the workforce's mental health.