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Youth MHFA Mental Health First Aider Course

This 2 day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider

Mental Health and Life


£250 inc VAT
Or £41.67/mo. for 6 months...
Study method
Online with live classes
2 days, Full-time
No formal qualification
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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This 2 day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider covering:

  • – An in-depth Knowledge & understanding of Youth mental health and factors that can affect wellbeing
  • – Practical skills on spotting triggers and signs of mental health issues
  • – Confidence to get involved, reassure and support a person this is in distress
  • – Learn about enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
  • – Knowledge to help with recovery of young person’s mental health by guiding them to further support via a mix of ways such as self-help resources, through their employer or the NHS
  • – Provides capabilities in order to support a young person who are experiencing long term mental health issues or a disability to thrive
  • – Tools on how to look after your own mental health and wellbeing

Our Mental Health First Aid Courses are training programs that trains people how to help someone developing or experiencing a mental health problem. It trains a person how to have a supportive conversation and how to signpost to professional help.

It also trains people how to look after their own mental health and wellbeing.

We deliver fully accredited and licensed online and classroom based Mental Health First Aid and First Aid At Work courses to individuals, organisations and businesses UK wide.

Course media



  • This is a 2 day classroom based face to face course
  • Learning will take place via a mix of presentations combined with group discussions and workshop activities
  • Numbers limited to 16 people per course ensuring people are getting the correct level of support during their learning

On completion you will get:

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are Youth MHFA Champion
  • A Youth MFHA manual to refer to whenever you need it after your course
  • Reference card for the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan
  • A workbook and a toolkit to support your own mental health

Session 1

  • 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

Session 2

  • Anxiety
  • Self-harm
  • Eating disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Recovery
  • Resilience

Call us for group and corporate bookings or select date for open courses nationally.

Let’s Mentally Flourish!

Who is this course for?

Anyone who wants to qualify as a Mental Health First Aider for workplace related or personal use


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Career path

This qualification will enhance your employability status and gives you the platform to become a Youth MHFA England mental health first aid instructor

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Louise asked:

Hi, will there be a course during school holidays please?


Hi Louise The courses run all year round and are all online, you can see all our dates on our website if you need more info please email us

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Jamie asked:

Hi, what dates will this be on?


Hi Jamie The next courses runs Wednesday 2nd-3rd December 2020 – Online via Zoom Thanks

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CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.