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Mar

PACT HR’s Accredited Mental Health First Aid Online Training

 

 

 

 

 

"Mental ill health costs UK employers £34.9 billion each year – the equivalent of £1,300 for every employee in the UK workforce. This figure consists of £10.6 billion in sickness absence, £21.2 billion in reduced productivity, and £3.1 billion in replacing staff who leave their jobs for mental health-related reason".  (Centre for Mental Health, 2017)  

Having trained Mental Health First Aiders in your organisation provides that point of contact for an employee who is experiencing a mental health issue. Early intervention is key and enables the individual to be signposted to the right information and support and has a positive impact on their recovery. 

Our accredited Mental Health instructor with Mental Health First Aid England and is able to deliver the popular online version of the training.  

Through a blend of Instructor-led live sessions and self-directed activities, delegates will: 

Develop practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues 

Gain confidence to reassure and support a person in distress 

Learn how to guide them to further support for recovery 

For further information please contact kate.earnshaw@bradford.gov.uk for an informal chat to discuss your requirements further or follow the link to the ISBL Events Calendar for details and bookings information.  

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