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

Youth MHFA Champions have: 


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.

Schools across England may be entitled to at least one free place on a Youth MHFA One Day course for school staff through one of our funded programmes. 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.

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. When you complete the course you will get:

“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

Book a course