• Part-Time Day and Day Release
  • 1 year
  • Health and Social Care
  • Leisure course


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This course is also available for businesses interested in training and development of their employees.
To register your interest, please click HERE to open the Business Development contact page.

Intro to the course:

This course is suitable  for  all employees and has been designed to encourage and promote a positive mental health culture in the workplace.  Led by a member of our experienced   Health and Social Care  Lecturing team    participants  will be provided with the knowledge to recognise a mental health condition , the skills to start a supportive conversation and how to signpost a person towards professional help.  Participants will receive a college certificate on completion.    Maximum of 12 per course. 

Leisure course

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Part-Time Day and Day Release

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Who is the course for?

Skills gained are relevant for all work places. 

What will I study?

How to recognise a Mental Health condition,  how to start a supportive conversation, how to signpost and support individual toward professional help. 

Next step course options

Participants may choose to progress to  Two day mental health course to become a Mental Health FIrst Aider. 

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Where can this course lead?


What are the entry requirements?

No entry requirements

What are the interview arrangements?


Fees, finance and funding:

Fees and finances for other:

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds.

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Study mode Part-Time Day and Day Release Start date 22/10/2024 Duration 1 year
Study mode Part-Time Day and Day Release Start date 17/09/2024 Duration 1 year
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