Level  3 Supervising
First Aid for
Mental Health

Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health, Ellesmere Port

0151 458 8768

Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Training Course

2-day Ofqual and SQA regulated national qualification in Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)

The Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Training Course is an advanced and comprehensive program designed to equip participants with the skills and knowledge required to provide effective mental health support in various professional and personal settings. Developed by experts in mental health and emergency response, this course is intended for individuals who seek to take a leading role in supporting others during mental health crises.

Course Objectives:

Understanding Mental Health: Participants will gain a deep understanding of mental health, including common mental health issues, their causes, risk factors, and signs and symptoms. Emphasis will be placed on breaking down stigmas and promoting a compassionate and supportive approach to mental health challenges.

Crisis Intervention Techniques: Participants will be trained in essential crisis intervention techniques to provide immediate assistance to individuals experiencing mental health crises. They will learn how to effectively assess the situation, manage risk, and de-escalate tense or potentially dangerous situations.

First Aid for Specific Mental Health Issues: The course will cover a range of specific mental health issues such as anxiety disorders, depression, self-harm, suicidal ideation, and psychosis. Participants will be equipped with the skills to provide initial aid and support for individuals experiencing these conditions.

Promoting Positive Mental Health: Participants will learn how to foster a positive mental health environment in their workplace or community by promoting well-being, resilience, and early intervention strategies. This includes creating mental health action plans and awareness campaigns.

Communication and Listening Skills: Effective communication and active listening are crucial in mental health support. Participants will enhance their communication skills, enabling them to connect with individuals experiencing mental distress empathetically and non-judgmentally.

Self-Care and Resilience: Recognizing the demanding nature of supporting others in crisis, this course will emphasise the importance of self-care and building resilience among participants. Strategies for managing stress, maintaining mental well-being, and seeking support will be covered.

Leadership and Supervisory Skills: As the course's focus is on supervising mental health first aid providers, participants will develop leadership skills to guide and oversee teams of mental health responders effectively.

On succesful completion of this 2-day course you will receive Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) Certificate.

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Lvl 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health

The target audience for the Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Training Course includes individuals who want to incorporate all 3 First Aid for Mental Health levels in one course. This advanced course is designed for professionals and individuals who seek to take a leading role in supporting others during mental health crises and supervising mental health first aid providers. The target audience may include: Managers and Supervisors: Those in managerial or supervisory roles in various industries who want to enhance their skills in supporting employees' mental health and well-being. Human Resources Professionals: HR professionals who want to develop a better understanding of mental health issues in the workplace and how to provide effective support to employees. Teachers and Educators: Educators who work with students and want to be better equipped to recognise signs of mental distress and provide appropriate assistance. Healthcare Workers: Healthcare professionals, such as nurses and paramedics, who deal with patients' mental health and want to improve their ability to handle mental health crises. Emergency Responders: First responders, such as police officers, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians, who encounter individuals in mental health crises during their duties. Social Workers: Social workers and counselors who work with individuals dealing with mental health challenges and need to improve their crisis intervention skills. Community Volunteers: Individuals involved in community outreach or volunteering efforts, such as those in mental health support organisations or helplines.

Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health

The Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Training Course is an essential program for individuals committed to promoting mental health awareness and providing immediate support to those in need. By empowering participants with the necessary skills, this course helps build a more compassionate and supportive workplace and society for individuals facing mental health challenges.

A range of First Aid for Mental Health subjects are covered including:

What is First Aid for Mental Health?

Identifying mental health conditions

Providing advice and starting a conversation


Mental health conditions

Drugs and alcohol

First Aid for Mental Health action plan

First Aid for Mental Health in the workplace

Post traumatic stress disorder




Eating disorders

Personality disorders






Course Details

Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health Course Duration: 2-Day Training Course

Course Cost: £300

Course Prerequisites

This course is suitable for everyone within a workplace as it provides learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions as well as the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.

Learners must be a minimum of 16 years old on the first day of training. This ensures that participants have the maturity and capacity to engage in the course effectively.

Requalification Requirements

This qualification is valid for 3 years from the date of achievement. We recommend a refresher course further to this.

Course Location

Medical Education Group LTD in Ellesmere Port

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Ofqual and SQA Regulated

The Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health Training Course offered by Medical Education Group LTD is proudly regulated by both Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) and SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority). This prestigious regulation ensures that the course meets strict quality standards, providing participants with comprehensive and reliable training in mental health first aid awareness.
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Book a Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health (RQF) Training Course in Ellesmere Port

At the Medical Education Group LTD, we are dedicated to providing a diverse range of first aid training courses that are uniquely designed to address mental health issues. Our comprehensive courses cater to the areas of Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead, Wirral, Liverpool, Chester, Wrexham, Runcorn, Warrington, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Colne, Preston, and surrounding areas. Additionally, we offer the convenience of in-house training at any location within the UK.

Our primary focus is to empower individuals, companies, and organisations with the knowledge and skills required to offer vital support to those confronting mental health challenges. We take immense pride in delivering high-quality training that equips participants with the confidence to respond effectively to mental health crises. With a commitment to fostering a compassionate and supportive environment, our courses aim to make a positive difference in the lives of those in need.

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