Course material includes responding to a mental health crisis and information about the most common mental health problems. Participants develop skills in asking appropriate questions, listening without judgment and giving guidance about where help can be found
The SMHFA course can be presented in a range of formats to suit different groups. The course must be presented by a qualified SMHFA instructor and quality is continuously monitored by NHS Health Scotland.
The course can be presented in the following formats:
- 2 full days
- 4 half days
- 6 two-hour sessions.
Individuals looking for an accredited course in basic mental health first aid skills to support any community or organisational role.
Organisations looking to build a bank of mental health first aiders.
Costs are for Moray based delivery. Out of Moray available quotes on request.
£200pp: Individual spaces available on regular mixed courses
£1250: bespoke closed course.
- max 20 participants per activity
- Report with feedback is included in course costs.
Discounts for existing partners and Moray based organisations / individuals.
Online prices. In-person costs available on request.