Level 1 First Aid for Mental Health Awareness


The perfect introduction to mental health awareness, suitable for all. It provides learners with a good basic awareness of mental health, enabling them to identify suspected mental health conditions, providing ideas on how to start a supportive conversation and to signpost a person towards professional help.

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Course Duration

First Aid for Mental Health Awareness Level 1 Distance Learning course runs over 2.5 hours in the virtual classroom. In addition, the learner will be provided with some learning materials, to undertake individual study and guided research.

Course Syllabus

This course covers a range of related subjects are covered including:
  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Identifying mental health conditions
  • Providing advice and starting a conversation

The course is aimed at anyone who wants to raise the awareness and understanding of the more common mental health conditions, including anxiety and depression. Learners will gain an appreciation of how to offer help or support who is struggling with their mental health or wellbeing, which could be a colleague, friend or family member.


A Level 1 Award in Awareness for First Aid for Mental Health will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. This qualification is valid for three years from the date of achievement.
It is strongly recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training. The learner will need to complete the full course again to requalify for a further three years

Qualification Assessment

The qualification is assessed on video conferencing software. A private professional discussion between the tutor / assessor and each learner is used to assess the knowledge, understanding and skill level of each learner. For further information please see the Qualification Specification

In-House / On-site courses

If you have several employees that you wish to train why not consider an onsite course. Arko Training are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements. We currently deliver courses for many national companies throughout the UK . To learn more why not simply complete the Request a Quote  form. Prices are for a maximum of 12 delegates per instructor.

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