Mental Health First Aid

22 – 23 May 2023

Mental health in the workplace is a crucial issue for everyone. There is still much stigma and discrimination around mental health and particularly mental ill health. These are issues of justice, equality and fairness and integral to the business of any good employer.

This online course will equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to become a Mental Health First Aider. You will be able to spot signs of people experiencing poor mental health, be confident to start a conversation and signpost to appropriate support. This course is delivered online via Teams over 2 consecutive days, Monday the 22nd and Tuesday 23rd May, 9am to 5pm both days.

To attend this training, you must:

  • Be a trained and active UNISON steward
  • Have previously completed either the UNISON or TUC Mental Health at Work Course
  • Be able to commit to attending both full days
  • Be prepared to set aside time at home before and in between sessions on short exercises which we will send you in advance.

To apply for a place on this training please complete and submit the form below: