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Course takes place in person at Learning & Development, Brunswick House.

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

This course is free, however, course materials will be supplied ahead of the course, and if you do not attend the training you will be charged

£25, per delegate, to cover the cost of course materials, postage and administration.

By signing up for the course you agree to be charged for non-attendance.

Deadline for applications is 2 weeks before the course; your name and email address will used to book you on to the course via the MHFA England website; MHFA England will then contact you to ask for a postal address to send the course materials.

  • Friday & Friday 1st & 8th July – 9.30am-4.30pm / Brunswick House
  • Tuesday & Wednesday 27th & 28th September – 9.30am-4.30pm / Brunswick House
  • Tuesday & Wednesday 18th & 19th October – 9.30am-4.30pm / Brunswick House
  • Thursday & Friday 17th & 18th November – 9.30am-4.30pm / Brunswick House
  • Thursday & Friday 1st & 2nd December – 9.30am-4.30pm / Brunswick House

To book a place on a course, please complete this application form below and email: learninganddevelopment@hullcc.gov.uk

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