This course is only available to UNISON members.

Mental Health First Aid for T U Reps CANCELLED

Mental Health First Aid

This is a two day course which supports participants to provide help to a person developing a mental health problem or who is in a mental health crisis.  It will explore what is meant by mental health / mental ill health; Dealing with crisis situations such as suicidal behaviour, self-harm, panic attacks and acute psychotic behaviour; Recognising the signs and symptoms of common mental health problems including depression, anxiety disorders, psychosis and substance use disorders; Where and how to get help; Self-help strategies. It is targeted at any member working or volunteering in a school, youth organisation, mental health services, hospital or residential setting, but all members are welcome.  It will be delivered by Aware NI.

Course Dates


9:30 am - 4:30 pm


9:30 am - 4:30 pm

This course is no longer available for applications.