Mental Health Training

Mental Health Awareness Training is suitable for any type of organisation including healthcare, social care, schools and public services. These courses will ensure employees with the knowledge and understanding of the associated symptoms, terms, causes and treatments related to mental health. These courses will usually explore common types of mental health problems such as Depression, Psychosis, Anxiety, OCD and disorders. They should also cover legislation such as the Mental Health Act (1983) to ensure understanding of the assessment and rights of those with a mental health disorder, this will include the detainment of individuals under section 135 and section 136.

According to MIND 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental problem every year. If your organisation is a customer-facing service, it is essential that your employees understanding the range of issues that individuals can face and how to deal with situations employees may encounter.

There are a range of organisations in the UK that are helping to raise awareness of mental health. Time to change is encouraging people to become a champion to end mental health discrimination in communities; they also provide a range of personal stories to give you a perspective from those suffering from mental health issues. The Mental Health Foundation runs a yearly Mental Health Awareness Week campaign.

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Mental Health Awareness
e-Learning
£11.00
Mental Health Awareness Skills for Health
Learn about the main types of mental health conditions, along with their respective symptoms and treatments. This course aims to raise awareness of a healthcare professionals' interaction with people who... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Learning Disabilities Awareness
e-Learning
£11.00
Learning Disabilities Awareness Skills for Health
The Learning Disabilities Awareness course has been designed to provide staff, both clinical and non-clinical, with an introduction to learning disabilities.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
e-Learning
£12.00
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Me Learning
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards protects the most vulnerable individuals who reside in hospitals and care homes. It plays an important role in prevent unlawful deprivation of liberty occurring. Here, you’ll learn... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Alcohol Awareness
Face-to-face
Alcohol Awareness Prevention and Service Support Team NHS Ayrshire and Arran
This one day course is designed to raise awareness, increase knowledge and confidence of alcohol and issues related to alcohol. This level caters for all staff and partner agencies who... read more
Location(s)
Kilmarnock, Irvine, Ayr
Mental Health and Substance Use
Face-to-face
Free
Mental Health and Substance Use Prevention and Service Support Team NHS Ayrshire and Arran
​This one-day course is designed to increase awareness of the link between substance misuse and mental health issues. It is recommended for those who already have a basic understanding of... read more
Location(s)
Kilmarnock, Irvine, Ayr
Mental Capacity Act 2005
e-Learning
£18.00
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Me Learning
How do you know that the decisions you are making are in a person’s best interests? The Mental Capacity Act 2005 details what you need to research, consider and assess before... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery
e-Learning
£36.00
Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery Me Learning
Discover what modern day slavery and human trafficking looks like, with this comprehensive e-learning course. You will also learn about child trafficking and slavery, how to spot the signs of... read more
CPD Points
1
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
The Health Bundle E-Learning CPD Accredited
e-Learning
£97.14 £110.34
The Health Bundle E-Learning CPD Accredited HRUK E-Learning
Level
Beginner
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training course
Face-to-face
£300.00 £230.00
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training course Astra Training and Consultancy Ltd
Youth Mental Health First Aid course is an intensive 2 day mental health course suitable for any healthcare and social care professional.
Level
Intermediate
CPD Points
12
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Location(s)
Exeter
Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance
Face-to-face
£125.00
Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance Global Health Professionals Ltd (GHPL)
This one day course on Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance is available on as a bespoke offering on demand.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Park Royal
Awareness of Dementia
Face-to-face
Awareness of Dementia Grays Medic
Develop a deep understanding of dementia and the importance of working in a person centred approach is vital in order to put the person with the dementia at the heart... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Basingstoke, Edgbaston
Mental Health awareness training
Face-to-face
£250.00
Mental Health awareness training Endeavour Care Training
This interactive and informative course provides your staff with the essential information and practical skills to understand how mental illness can affect people in their everyday lives. It gives information... read more
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Stourbridge, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, London, Cambridge, Bristol, Derby, Liverpool
Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course
Face-to-face
£300.00 £230.00
Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course Astra Training and Consultancy Ltd
This intensive course will provide an overview of common mental health problems, causes, symptoms and treatments. MHFA is perfect for those wanting to know more about mental health and how... read more
Level
Intermediate
CPD Points
12
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Location(s)
Exeter
Mental Health Awareness Training - In House
Face-to-face
Mental Health Awareness Training - In House The Training Exchange
This course aims to raise participants' awareness of mental health issues in order to enable them to better understand and support individuals. It emphasises the social model of understanding mental... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Building resilience in young people
Face-to-face
£150.00
Building resilience in young people The Training Exchange
​Using evidence based interventions that are easily applied and taught, this course identifies strategies and insights that help strengthen resilience skills in young people.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Psychologically informed responses to personality disorder difficulties
Face-to-face
£150.00
Psychologically informed responses to personality disorder difficulties The Training Exchange
​Develop practical strategies and frameworks to work effectively with people with personality disorder life difficulties.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Choking and the DeChoker - CPD Certfied
e-Learning
£14.33 £11.94
Choking and the DeChoker - CPD Certfied ProTrainings Europe Ltd
Be ready to respond when someone experiences a choking emergency in your home or business
CPD Points
2
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Concussion and Brain Injury Awareness - CPD Certified
e-Learning
£35.93 £29.94
Concussion and Brain Injury Awareness - CPD Certified ProTrainings Europe Ltd
This course covers the effects of a head injury and looks at the damage that can occur to the brain. 
Level
Beginner
CPD Points
3
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Dementia Awareness - CPD Certified
e-Learning
£35.93 £29.94
Dementia Awareness - CPD Certified ProTrainings Europe Ltd
The aims of the course are to have a wider understanding about Dementia
CPD Points
4
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Disability Awareness - CPD Certified
e-Learning
£35.93 £29.94
Disability Awareness - CPD Certified ProTrainings Europe Ltd
With this training, we aim to remove the embarrassment of social interaction when working with disabled people by teaching you simple hints and tips in a fun interactive online training.
CPD Points
4
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online