Mental Health First Response Training


Our Course Aims:
This one day Mental Health First Response course aims at giving participants the skills that they may need to respond to a Mental Health Emergency.  The aim is to teach learners how to assist people who are developing a Mental Health problem, experiencing a worsening of an existing problem or are in a Mental Health crisis, until professional help is received. In return the partipant will learn valuable skills on awareness of their own Mental Health. 

Course Contents:

  • What is Mental Health and Mental Ill Health
  • Common Mental Health conditions including depression, anxiety disorders, panic disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders and post traumatic stress disorders
  • Stress, signs and symptoms and factors that increase stress
  • The impact of poor Mental Health on a person
  • Common harmful coping strategies including substance misuse, eating disorders and self harm
  • Signs of individual who uses harmful coping strategies
  • What is our REACH approach
    Stigma surrounding Mental Health
  • Empathy and its importance in Mental Health First Response
  • How to approach a person with a Mental Health issues
  • Scenarios we may encounter in the workplace
  • Ways to improve Mental Health and Well Being
  • Helping to guide the person to the correct supports available


Course Certification:

Two year certification in Mental Health First Response Certified by ProTraining

In house training and group discounts also available. 

Select date below or contact us for more information

Event Event Date Event End Date Location Individual Price Register
Mental Health First Response Course - Online 22-01-2022 9:30 am 22-01-2022 4:30 pm Online €150.00
Mental Health First Response Course 27-01-2022 9:30 am 27-01-2022 4:30 pm Online €150.00
Mental Health First Response Course 25-02-2022 9:30 am 25-02-2022 4:30 pm Crowne Plaza Dundalk €150.00
Mental Health First Response Course 26-02-2022 9:30 am 26-02-2022 4:30 pm Online €150.00
Mental Health First Response Course 11-03-2022 9:30 am 11-03-2022 4:30 pm Fern Hill Business Park, Glaslough, Co Monaghan €150.00