Accredited Mental Health First Aid Course With Acacia Training

Mental Health First Aid Training Accreditation

"Completing this course helped me to develop both my understanding of different types of mental health and my ability to help others" 

Paula, Vodaphone

If you are interested in this course you can enquire here for a free initial consultation: 

Is your workplace missing a Mental Health First Aider?

Improve staff well-being. Increase colleague engagement. Enhance staff performance. 

We are proud to announce that we now deliver our Mental Health First Aid course from our Head Office in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire each month. This 2 day course is delivered by approved Mental Health England First Aid Trainers.

To become a Mental Health First Aider you must complete a two day MHFA course. This is our most comprehensive awareness and skills course, which includes a mix of presentations, discussions and group work activities.

MHFA England: The role of the Mental Health First Aider

Mental Health First Aiders are trained to:

  • Spot the early signs and symptoms of mental ill health
  • Start a supportive conversation with a colleague who may be experiencing a mental health issue or emotional distress 
  • Listen to the person non-judgementally 
  • Assess the risk of suicide or self-harm 
  • Encourage the person to access appropriate professional support or self-help strategies.
  • Escalate to the appropriate emergency services, if necessary 
  • Maintain confidentiality as appropriate  

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