Mental Health First Aid Online Course

A fully accredited mental health first aid online course will teach you how to spot the signs of a mental health condition and offer appropriate support for someone who is struggling. From being a non-judgmental listener to guiding someone to further support if necessary, with an MHFA course you will be able to make a positive difference at home, work and in the community.

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MHFA Accredited Online Course

As an MHFA accredited course, your certificate will be nationally recognised and you can rest assured that all the information you are receiving is accurate and up to date. This course will truly give you the essential toolkit for helping colleagues, yourself or even your friends and family.

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  • Interactive and engaging learning
  • Subsidised prices for charities and NFPs
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How will I learn online?

Our first aid online courses are structured around a blend of individual learning and live sessions. These are all conducted online via our new Online Learning Hub – an integrated learning platform.

Learners who complete the course will be certified as Mental Health First Aiders and will receive an e-certificate on completion.

This online learning hub is compatible with most devices including smartphones, tablets and desktop computers.

Whether you like to study at home, on the way to work, or in your local cafe with the e-learning portal you can pick the time and place to complete your course. You are free to log-in and out as often as you like.

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Courses Available Online

As passionate first aid training providers, we are proud to offer the following MHFA and mental health awareness courses online:

Online 2 Day MHFA England

Our fully qualified and engaging MHFA trainers will discuss a host of common mental health issues including suicide, depression, OCD, bipolar and anxiety. The training will include supportive group discussions and interactive activities which tackle the difficult questions in a safe environment. Once completed, you should be able to confidently and effectively apply your training to real world scenarios to make a positive difference.

Online Adult MHFA Refresher Half Day

This course is specially designed for current Mental Health First Aiders or MHFA Champions that require a MHFA refresher! Take this course every three years to keep your knowledge current and update your understand of mental health (and what influences it). This is a four hour sessions with a mix of interactive discussions, activities and presentations.

Online 2 Day Youth MHFA England

On this two day course, we discuss the common mental health issues that affect young people, including depression, anxiety, suicide and psychosis. Through group discussion and activities, we tackle the difficult questions in a safe and professional environment that will give you the confidence to help a young person and potentially save a life.

Online Half Day Youth Mental Health Awareness

This half-day awareness course is designed to give a basic understanding of Youth Mental Health.

Contact us to find out more or take a look at our physical mental health first aid training courses.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access the MHFA Online learning portal?

When you sign up to one of our courses, log-in details will be sent to your email address. This will allow you to access the MHFA online learning portal at any time.

Who will be my MHFA instructor?

Your MHFA instructor will be fully qualified and offer a dynamic approach to learning. From the moment your session starts, they will put you at ease and make you eager to get started.

How long will the MHFA Online course take to complete?

The MHFA England course will be delivered over two days. For our Youth MHFA courses, we have a two day course and a shorter half day awareness course.