Mental Health First Aid Courses

Mental Health in the Workplace Level 2 

This one day course is ideal for all employees to give them a better understanding of mental health in the workplace.  We also offer a level two course for managers and those who need a higher level of training.

Green Box are one of the few Skills for Care centres of Excellence where we passed stringent checks to prove our commitment to high-quality training and compliance. We are also able to offer Skills for Care Endorsed qualifications for our classroom and video online training courses ensuring you have an acceptable certificate to prove your compliance.  This means that our training meets the high standards expected by Skills for Care.

Topics Covered

  • Meaning of Mental Health and Mental Ill Health 

  • The Components of Mental Well-being 

  • Risk Factors Associated with Mental Ill-health Problems 

  • Examples of Mental Health Problems 

  • How Mental Health Problems Affect Day-to-Day Living 

  • Social and Cultural Attitudes to Mental Illness 

  • Mental Health and Discrimination 

  • Stereotyping in Mental Health 

  • Impact of Stigma in Mental Ill Health 

  • Causes of Stress 

  • Signs and Symptoms of Useful and Harmful Stress 

  • Managing Stress 

  • Difference between Anxiety and Panic attack 

  • When is Anxiety a Mental Health Problem? 

  • Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety 

  • Depression 

  • Symptoms of Depression and Causes 

  • Managing Depression Mental Health in the Workplace 

  • Why is Mental Health not Discussed at Work? 

  • What Legislation applies to Mental Health in the UK? 

  • What are The Management Standards? 

  • The Six Stressor Areas in the Workplace 

  • Employers Duty of Care 

  • Obligations in the Workplace 

  • Removing Stigma in the Workplace 

  • The 5 Components of Emotional Intelligence 

  • Recognising Changes in an Employee 

  • Recognising own Changes as an Employee 

  • How Do Those Changes Affect the Workplace? 

  • Difficulty in Disclosing Mental Health 

  • Starting a Discussion and Advice to Help with a Discussion 

  • Advice for Manager/Employer Offering Support 

  • Absence Due to (Mental) Illness 

  • Supporting People to Stay at or Return to Work 

  • Promoting a Healthy Workplace 

  • Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing

  • Understanding Mental Health 

  • Recognising and discussing different mental ill 

  • Health Problems 

  • Mental Health and legislation 

  • Understanding responsibilities in the workplace under mental health 

  • Recognising a problem 

  • Supporting an employee with mental health related problems 

  • Promoting a healthy workplace

Where and When?
Unlike a lot of First Aid training companies we like to work to your time table. We believe in being flexible and training you or your team when it suits you.
We have a class rooms in Windsor, Bracknell, Denham, Slough, Maidenhead, Newbury, Woking & Leicester but we are happy to train you in your place of work, your home or we can find training facilities in a location of your choice. All you have to do is ask.....

Contact us: Tel 0330 311 0799 email

© 2017GBFAT. Green Box First Aid Training Ltd Company Number 11191296

Windsor, Berkshire

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