Overview

Our one day course qualifies you as a Youth MHFA Champion.

Youth MHFA Champions have: 

Cost

We value this course at £200 per person.

Costs may vary depending on location and instructor – contact the instructor for more information by clicking on a course at the bottom of this page.

Every secondary school is entitled to one free place on a Youth MHFA One Day course through our Schools programme funded by the Department of Health. Learn how to access your free place
 

What to expect

We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. Young people are welcome on the course but if you’re under the age of 16 we need consent from your parent or guardian.

The day includes a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. You will get a Youth MHFA manual to keep and refer to whenever you need it.

When you complete the day you'll get a certificate to say you are a Youth MHFA Champion.

“Extremely useful and insightful course, very eye opening and has completely changed my perspective on some often rather uncomfortable topics.”

Course structure

  • Why Youth MHFA One Day?
  • What is mental health and mental ill health?
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • The Mental Health First Aid action plan
  • Depression
  • Suicide
  • Anxiety
  • Self-harm
  • Eating disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Recovery
  • Resilience

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