COVID-19: Psychological First Aid

Learn methods for dealing with life and remaining psychologically strong through tough times by deepening your strength to offer psychosocial aid.

COVID-19: Psychological First Aid

Learning Outcome


COVID-19 has impacted us all in some way, and in these testing times, people are struggling to stay mentally strong. If you work as a key worker, volunteer or manager trying to support your staff through the challenges that COVID-19 brings, then this course is perfect for you. 

In the COVID-19: Psychological First Aid course, you will learn how emergencies impact mental health and how to provide effective psychological support to colleagues, service users and individuals who are suffering from poor mental health due to the impact of COVID.

Through practical and theoretical guidance, it will deepen your understanding of how to stay mentally strong during a pandemic, covering exercises, techniques and strategies used by qualified mental health professionals.

Please note: This course only gives you the theoretical knowledge that you need to excel in this field. This COVID-19: Psychological First Aid doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised certificate and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.

Who is This course for?

This course is ideal for essential staff, front line workers and volunteers who are required to deal with the public during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is suitable for social care, healthcare and mental health care workers who manage staff and deal with service users.

Career Path

This COVID-19: Psychological First Aid will help you gain all the necessary theoretical knowledge to excel in the relevant field. Enrol on our course now and get started on the journey of taking your career to the next level.

Frequently Asked Questions

What exactly are CPD hours/points?

CPD is an abbreviation for Continuing Professional Development. Your employer may require you to complete a certain number of CPD hours or points per year if you work in certain professions or for certain companies. 

Do you provide CPD certification? How to obtain CPD certification? 

Yes, all of our courses offer CPD certification. After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. With a 60% passing score you will be qualified for CPD accredited certificates. 

Do I get any accredited qualifications after completing this course? 

This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. 

Do your certificates expire? 

No, our certificates do not come with any expiration date.

Do I need to pay for the certification? 

Yes, certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.

Do I need to pay for the exams? 

No, there are no extra fees and hidden costs for the exam.

What is the method of teaching? 

The course is fully online. You can study this course at your own pace. You will be taught through a combination of 

  • Audio-visual Presentation
  • Online study materials

How can I further assess my learning and get full tutor support?  

Full tutor support is available only on weekdays ( Monday – Friday). You are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.

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Can I purchase this course in bulk?

Yes, you can. To purchase courses in bulk, add the desired number of courses in the cart and then proceed to the payment option. We also have special discounts for Business Customers

How long can I access this course ? 

All of our courses can be accessed for 1 Year. After one year you have to buy this course again if you wish to continue.

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Introduction to COVID-19: A Psychological First Aid
Introduction to COVID-19 A Psychological First Aid 00:13:00
Module 02: Psychological Consequences Human Faced Due to COVID-19
Psychological Consequences Human Faced Due to COVID-19 00:32:00
Module 03: An Overview of the Impact of Quarantine on People during COVID-19
An Overview of the Impact of Quarantine on People during COVID-19 00:31:00
Module 04: Impacts of COVID-19 on Children’s Mental Health
Impacts of COVID-19 on Children’s Mental Health 00:22:00
Module 05: Impacts of COVID-19 Contributing to Young Generation’s Mental Health
Impacts of COVID-19 Contributing to Young Generation’s Mental Health 00:12:00
Module 06: Impacts on Older Generations
Impacts on Older Generations 00:13:00
Module 07: Psychological Aids to be Taken regarding the Impacts on Children
Psychological Aids to Be Taken Regarding the Impacts on Children 00:26:00
Module 08: Coping Mechanism for Stress during COVID-19
Coping Mechanism for Stress During COVID-19 00:19:00
Module 09: Psychological First Aid in COVID-19 Outbreak
PFA in COVID-19 Outbreak 00:52:00
Module 10: Remote Psychological First Aid Options
Remote Psychological First Aid Options 00:34:00
Module 11: Psychological Aid Instructions by WHO on Dealing Mental Health Issues Caused by The Pandemic
Instructions by WHO on Dealing Mental Health Issues Caused by The Pandemic 00:22:00
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