• FT/PTPT
  • Age group19+
  • Duration4 hours- half a day
  • Awarding bodyMHFA

Overview

This introductory four hour session raises awareness of mental health. You will gain:

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma
  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues
  • An introduction to looking after their own mental health and maintaining wellbeing
  • Confidence to offer support to someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Please enquire for the next start date.

  • No formal assessment.
  • Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities.

Progression opportunities:

  • MHFA Champions – One day course
  • Mental Health First Aiders – Two day course
Contact the college on 01642 333371 or email firstaid@mbro.ac.uk

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Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.

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