Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England Training - Open for Business

Why Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England Training?


Mental ill-health is responsible for 91 million working days lost every year.  Stress, anxiety and depression are the biggest causes of sickness absence in the UK.  Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England training helps to create a safe, healthy workplace where employees' mental health and physical health are valued equally. ​​

Benefits of training


Training equips people with the tools to spot the signs and symptoms of common mental health conditions. It encourages staff to care for their own mental health and that of their colleagues and access timely professional support and resources. 

Independent research and evaluation show that Mental Health First Aid England courses:

  • raise awareness and mental health literacy

  • reduce stigma around mental ill-health

  • boost knowledge and confidence in dealing with mental health issues

  • encourage people to start a conversation with a person who may be experiencing a mental health issue

  • promote early intervention which enables recovery

Sessions are designed to benefit employees, line managers, HR professionals, OH professionals and senior leaders alike. MHFA training is evidence-based and taught in over 25 countries across all sectors. 

Online training options

MHFA England has adapted the content of the half-day and 2-day Adult MHFA courses for online delivery.  There are two online training options available as followings: 

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Online Training Calendar

  • Online Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England Two Day
    13 May, 09:30 – 14 May, 12:00
    Our Online Adult Mental Health First Aid two-day course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider.
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