Upcoming Courses

Workplace Wellbeing – For Managers/Leaders/HR staff

For more information about our upcoming training please contact:

  • Course Date: Thursday 14th November 2019
    Course Time: 8.30am – 4pm (8.15am arrival time)
    Location: Bedgrove INFANT school, Ingram Avenue, Aylesbury HP21 9DJ
  • Course Date: Wednesday 11th December
    Course Time:
    9am – 4pm
    Location: The Guildhall, High Street, High Wycombe, HP11 2BJ

Cost: £150 per person discounts for three or more staff signed up. Please get in touch to find out more.

Workplace Wellbeing – For Managers/Leaders/HR staff

Suitable for managers, leaders and HR staff who are keen to promote positive workplace mental wellbeing by taking a holistic approach to managing employees. The course explores how to support employees before, during and after a mental health problem, common problems exacerbated by work, and provides strategies to help improve workplace wellbeing and employee relations.

Workplace Wellbeing Poster

Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Our Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) two-day training is accredited by MHFA England and qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider.

Mental Health First Aiders have:

  • An in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills, such as non-judgemental listening
  • Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix

You will also get an up-to-date and comprehensive MHFA manual and a Mental Health First Aider certificate.

  • Our instructors provide a safe, inclusive and supportive learning environment. No prior knowledge of mental health is necessary

To book your place, please contact:

Sophia Hobbs, Training Lead:

Become a Mental Health First Aider

Buckinghamshire Mind is offering FREE two-day Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training which will teach you (and your organisation) how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

Mental Health First Aiders have:

  • An in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distres
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
  • Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix
  • Delegates also get an up to date comprehensive MHFA manual and a Mental Health First Aider certificate.

In order to secure a FREE place, participants must either be a volunteer (having worked for over 6 months within a charity), or work in a charity, community organisation or state school.

Course Dates:

  • Monday 4th – Tuesday 5th November 2019, (YOUTH) Mental Health First Aid 2-day
  • Monday 11th – Tuesday 12th November 2019 (ADULT) Mental Health First Aid 2-day
  • Thursday 30th – Friday 31st January 2020 (ADULT) Mental Health First Aid 2-day
  • Tuesday 18th – Wednesday 19th February 2020 (ADULT) Mental Health First Aid 2-day
  • Monday 9th – Tuesday 10th March 2020 (YOUTH) Mental Health First Aid 2-day

To book your place or find out more please contact Training Service Lead: