Inquiry Focused School Improvement

ASK0128 : Youth Mental Heath First Aid Training

This two day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider, giving you:

  • An in-depth understanding of young people’s mental health and factors that affect wellbeing.
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues.
  • Confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress.
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening.
  • Knowledge to help a young person recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s through self-help sites,
  • their place of learning, the NHS, or a mix – engaging with parents, carers and external agencies where appropriate.
  • Ability to support a young person with a long term mental health issue or disability to thrive.
  • Tools to look after your own mental wellbeing. 

Each session is built around a Youth Mental Health First Aid action plan
Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities

Event Properties

Event Date Mon, 15 Mar 2021 9:00 am
Capacity 10
Individual Price £ Included in ASK Offer
Location Pathfinder Schools
Categories Engage : Wellbeing and Inclusion
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Location Map

Our Address


Central Office
Bridgewater Primary School
Bridgewater Drive

Phone Contacts

Operational Lead

Ali Buttress : 01604 434611

Chair of Trustees

Dr Lorraine Cullen : 07866 631 929

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