First Aid for Mental Health

Key Details

  • Available at:
    Remote Learning, CIST Llangefni
  • Course type:
    Short Course
  • Study Mode:
  • Level:
  • Programme Area:
    Health and Safety
  • Course Length:

    3 units, Level 1, 2 and 3 classroom taught.

    Level 1: 4 hours awareness

    Level 2: 1 days training

    Level 3: 2 days training

    Distance learning for each unit too.

Course Description

These courses provide learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions as well as covering the effects of drugs, alcohol, and the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan. The 2 day Supervising First Aid for Mental Health course goes into detail on a wide range of mental health and the support and help provided by healthcare professionals. This course is aimed at those within a supervisor/manager level within the workplace, as the designated First Aider for Mental Health.

Entry Criteria

Learners over the age of 14.

Minimum level 1 in literacy or equivalent.

Reasonable adjustment for a learner who has a disability, medical condition.


Online: Tutor-led delivery via Zoom presentations, online individual discussions.

Classroom: Tutor-led delivery with use of PowerPoint presentations, classroom based individual and group activities and discussions.


For levels 2 & 3 a written assessment and practical scenario.

For distance learning there is a recorded professional discussion.


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Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call Busnes@LlandrilloMenai today on 08445 460 460 or send an email to