Mental Health First Aid Certification

Mental Health First Aid Certification



Mental Health is now recognised as an important part of the human condition, and you can help people in distress with this comprehensive First Aid course. By completing this learning package, you will also receive a qualified certificate, confirming your ability to treat and protect vulnerable individuals. When you study with us, you’ll rapidly gain the knowledge to identify significant neurological disorders and illnesses. Each of our online modules has been written by industry experts and will actively coach you in qualified procedures.       


After finishing the course, you will be endowed with the necessary skills to identify significant conditions such as schizophrenia, anxiety, depression, and psychosis. You’ll also be taught the correct way to approach individuals in the grip of a Mental Health crisis, and how to react to their requirements quickly. Earn your qualification today and enrol with us to assist those individuals that need some assistance to heal from invisible wounds of the mind.

Learning outcomes: 

  • Understand the significant importance of Mental Health First Aid
  • Learn to identify disorders that begin in childhood or adolescence 
  • Attain the skills to treat major stress and anxiety disorders
  • Be comfortable with resolving major personality disorders
  • Comprehend the range of possible issues that causes self-harm and suicide 
  • Acquire the knowledge to prescribe the right medication for a condition
  • Learn how to approach and react to individuals in a Mental Health crisis
  • Promote positive social attitudes to Mental Health illnesses

Why People Love And Enrol In The Mental Health First Aid Certification From One Education:

  • Instantly accessible CPD-accredited certificate on successful completion of this Mental Health First Aid Certification
  • 24/7 access to the course for 12 months
  • Study at your own pace
  • No hidden fees or exam charges
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
  • Efficient assessment and instant results

Method of Assessment

To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple-choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

To enhance your knowledge regarding the course and to further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. 

After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.


Endorsed Certification from ABC Awards

After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new qualification. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.

CPD Certification from One Education

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. 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


At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that One Education has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by One Education to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications.   ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met.  A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. 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. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Mental Health First Aid Certification. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Mental Health First Aid Certification is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career Path

This course has been designed to certify those individuals who wish to perform effective medical treatments on patients or casualties that suffer from Mental Health issues. This may cover such roles and careers as: 

  • Mental Health workers
  • Social Care workers
  • Psychiatrists
  • Local Healthcare staff
  • Hospital and surgery staff

Course Curriculum

Mental Health First Aid Certification
Module 1: Introduction to Mental Health 00:13:00
Module 2: Overview of Mental Health First Aid 00:14:00
Module 3: Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders 00:13:00
Module 4: Stress and Anxiety Disorders 00:22:00
Module 5: Schizophrenia 00:25:00
Module 6: Personality Disorders 00:36:00
Module 7: Mood Disorders 00:20:00
Module 8: Eating & Sleeping Disorders 00:41:00
Module 9: Self-Harm and Suicide 00:18:00
Module 10: Medication and Therapy in the Treatment of Mental Illness 00:30:00
Module 11: Social Attitudes to Mental Illness 00:12:00
Module 12: Mental Health Legislation and Services 00:28:00
Module 13: Mental Health in the Workplace 00:22:00
Module 14: Approach and React To People in Mental Health Crisis 00:27:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Mental Health First Aid Certification 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Mental Health First Aid Certification 00:20:00
Assignment – Mental Health First Aid Certification Unlimited



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