First Aid For Youth Mental Health - Level 2

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First Aid For Youth Mental Health - Level 2


Who is First Aid for Youth Mental Health suitable for?

This youth mental health training is ideal for parents, youth workers, teachers or volunteers wanting to feel more equipped to support their young people.

If you've been looking to learn more about young people's mental health - this short course will arm you with the knowledge and experience to feel confident in supporting those around you in maintaining their mental health. Spotting potential problems can help with better classroom management, happier homes and ensuring that young people get the right support - quickly.

This mental health training is suitable for anyone who actively connects or works with children such as parents, carers, teachers, youth group leaders and young adults.

What Will I Learn?

The First Aid for Youth Mental Health qualification has been designed to enable you to recognise various mental health illnesses and be able to implement strategies such as a first aid action plan for mental health, along with developing skills to better manage stress and have supportive conversations.

The qualification will help you keep your children and young people in mind and is also a nice addition to any safeguarding training covering topics such as:

  • Recognising abuse/neglect
  • Depression
  • Self-harm
  • Eating disorders
  • Bullying

This short course will arm you with the knowledge and experience to feel confident and equipped to support young people in maintaining their mental health. Spotting potential problems can help you to protect the mental well-being of your staff, team members and those around you. Gain the confidence to calmly provide reassuring support and guidance to professional help. 


  • Delivered Online or In-Person

  • All levels

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need a previous qualification before taking this course?

     No previous qualifications are necessary, though some mental health knowledge may be useful. You will be reassured throughout the training and support is there for any knowledge gaps.


Eastwoodbury Crescent, SS2 6XG, Southend, United Kingdom

About Hannah Campbell

Hannah Campbell
Hannah Campbell

Mental Health and Wellbeing Training with a qualified mental health instructor, who has been there and genuinely cares that you get what you need from training.

All workshops are designed so that you enjoy learning, and gain skills that you can actually use!

  • Mental Health First Aider Training
  • Mental Health Awareness Courses
  • Youth Mental Health
  • Advanced Listening Workshops

You can gain recognised Ofqual regulated mental health awareness and first aid for mental health courses with actual life skills you can apply from the minute you finish, and not just another textbook to gather dust on a shelf.

Build resilience and key supportive skills to ensure that you feel calm and confident in a crisis - having mental health training doesn't mean that you have to fix everything; you just need to be equipped to signpost to the correct professional help or provide reassurance and advice that fits the situation.

Available for talks, training courses and bespoke workshops to suit you.

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