What is it?
The Highfield Level 3 Award in Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace for Managers (RQF)**
Who is it for?
The manager’s role is to lead, mentor and support an employee to proactively engage in their employment, contributing to the growth of an organisation and working in a way that supports the individual’s own growth as well as the organisation’s objectives and values. The management role involves supporting employees who may present with mental ill health in the workplace and this qualification provides an understanding of the basic principles relating to supporting mental health in the workplace and promoting a positive, ‘wellness at work’ culture.
Where and when?
Our next course will be in Glasgow on Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 May 2020.
How long will it take?
The course runs from 9.30am until 4.30pm each day.
What is covered?
This is a knowledge-only qualification that provides underpinning knowledge and understanding in relation to the principles of mental health, recognising mental ill health in self and others, supporting mental wellbeing in the workplace, understanding how to engage in mental health conversations in the workplace, how to support employees in relation to their mental health and ways to manage own wellbeing.
How is it assessed?
Learners must answer a series of multiple-choice questions.
How much does it cost?
The course costs £190 + VAT per person. This includes tuition, training materials, a full colour course manual, candidate registration with our Awarding Body, assessment and certification.