FAMH Overview

This half-day Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health (AFAMH) course provides learners with an understanding of mental health, which helps break down the stigma associated with mental health.

It is reported that this year 1 in 4 of us will suffer with mental health. Therefore, the course is aimed at everyone to provide the skills to recognise someone who may be suffering with mental health and to sign post them to the support they need.

Awareness in First Aid For Mental Health Book

FAMH Syllabus

A range of topics are covered including:

  • What is First Aid for Mental Health?
  • Breaking down stigma
  • Identifying common mental health conditions
  • Sign posting to support


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Sucessful candidates will be issued with an Ofqual regulated Level 1 Award in Awareness First Aid for Mental Health by the awarding body First Aid Awards.

FAA Certificate for Awareness in First Aid for Mental Health

Certification Renewal

The qualification lasts for three years and can be renewed by resitting the qualification.


The course will have one planned break with tea and coffee provided.

Additional Information

Click here for further information about this course.

If you have any additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

Dewi Development Pen and First Aid for Mental Health Card

Price Includes

  • Candidate registration fees
  • Certification
  • Course handbook


£50 per person.


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