Training Courses

What's Behind the Smile Mental Health First Aid Training

All profits from the delivery of our Mental Health First Aid training courses fund the work of 'What's Behind the Smile', to help tackle male suicide and improve the mental health of adults and young people through training, counselling and awareness raising.

At present we are only able to offer online training.

 

Led by two very experienced and supportive instructors, all online training sessions are delivered live, are fully interactive and are available to a maximum of 8 people. 

Mental Health Aware - Half Day Course


Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an accredited, internationally recognised course that promotes early intervention, improves awareness of mental ill health and increases confidence in helping those that may be experiencing mental health difficulties.

Course Details  

The 4 hour online session will cover:

  • What is mental health?

  • Mental Health Continuum

  • Factors which affect mental health

  • Stigma

  • Stress and stress management

  • Spotting signs of distress

  • Depression

  • Anxiety disorders

  • Psychosis

  • Eating disorders

  • Suicide

  • Self-harm

  • Recovery

  • Take 10 Together - starting a supportive conversation

  • Supporting mental health in the workplace

  • Useful statistics

  • Helpful resources


The engaging course involves individual, small and large group exercises and will be fully interactive.

 

Delegates will receive the course manuals and workbooks through the post and a MHFA certificate on successful completion of the course.

Further information on the half day online awareness course can be found on the Mental Health First Aid England website (MHFA England). 

Next Available Course Dates & Times 

  • 3rd June - 9am to 1pm

  • 22nd June - 1pm to 5pm

  • Cost: £125 per person

 

Booking

For further information regarding booking a place on one of our courses please email: 

whatsbehindthesmile1@gmail.com

 

 
Refresher Courses 

What's Behind the Smile offer half day online refresher courses for anyone who has already completed an Adult MHFA Two or One Day course, further information on the refresher course can be found on the MHFA England website.

Next Available Refresher Course Date & Times

  • 11th June - 10am to 2pm

  • Cost: £125 per person

In House Training 

What’s Behind the Smile can also offer training courses ‘in-house’, training just your employees online in small groups, for further information please email: 

whatsbehindthesmile1@gmail.com

Two Day Mental First Aid Course for Adults 

Our Two Day Mental Health First Aid course for Adults is perfect for any organisation looking to enable a designated person to be a Mental Health First Aider, full details of the two day course can be found on the MHFA England website

 

If you are interested in booking one of our Adult Two Day Mental Health First Aid courses please email:

whatsbehindthesmile1@gmail.com

Youth Two Day Mental First Aid Course

Our Youth Two Day Mental Health First Aid course will qualify you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider, full details of the two day course can be found on the MHFA England website.

If you are interested in booking one of our Youth Two Day Mental Health First Aid courses please email: 

whatsbehindthesmile1@gmail.com

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Email: whatsbehindthesmile1@gmail.com

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