People taking part in a mental health first aid training course with MHFA999 LTD.

Mental Health Awareness Course (1/2 Day)

Course Information

 This introductory four hour session raises awareness of mental health. It covers: 

  • What mental health is and how to challenge stigma.
  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues.
  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining well-being.
  • Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

The cost of our open access courses is £65 +VAT and includes all learner materials, and tea/coffee.  Due to the current situation with the C-19 virus we are delivering the course for a reduced cost of £40 +VAT (£48 INC) to reflect the fact that we are not paying for a physical venue and refreshments. 

Costs for in-house training courses for your organisation can be requested by e-mailing us via: 


  • Half day face to face course
  • Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities
  • We limit numbers to 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn

Everyone who completes the will receive:

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are Mental Health Aware
  • A manual to refer to whenever you need it
  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health

 This excellent 4 hour introduction to mental health training session is as follows:

  • What is mental health?
  • Mental Health Continuum.
  • Factors which affect mental health.
  • Stigma.
  • Stress and stress management.
  • Spotting signs of distress.
  • Mental health conditions:
    • Depression.
    • Anxiety disorders.
    • Psychosis.
    • Eating disorders.
    • Suicide.
    • Self-harm.
  • Recovery.
  • Take 10 Together - starting a supportive conversation.
  • Supporting mental health in the workplace.
  • Useful statistics.
  • Helpful resources.

Open Access Course Dates & Venues

All of our current dates & venues for this excellent 4 hour training session are listed below.

When you find the date & venue which suits you simply click BOOK NOW or if you prefer, e-mail us via to book your place.


Date: 26th May 2020.

Venue: Online via Zoom. BOOK NOW via our Eventbrite page.


Date: 1st June2020.

Venue: Online via Zoom. BOOK NOW via our Eventbrite page.


We are currently arranging more new dates for this excellent 4 hour training session and they will be announced very soon.


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