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Course contents

This training course is broken down into 2 sections

  1. 1 Introduction to Anxiety
  2. 2 Ideas & Techniques
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An elephant animation depicting anxiety

Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, and the symptoms range from mild to severe and is also an umbrella term that covers a number of diagnosable conditions. This section will provide an introduction to anxiety and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). 


Anxiety looks and feels different for different people, which means the solutions for reducing anxiety will also differ for each person. So in this section, we offer a variety of ideas and tools - some are based on mindfulness, and others are based on CBT techniques. 

About this course

According to statistics published by the HSE, in 2021/22, there were an estimated 914,000 cases of work-related stress, depression or anxiety. 

Therefore, the need for awareness and education on the subject of mental health is apparent. This Managing Anxiety Training course provides ideas and techniques to help people to manage their anxiety, this includes belly breathing techniques, strengthening your resilience and ABC forms that help people to highlight how they felt and behaved during an anxiety-provoking event.

CBT, or cognitive behavioural therapy, can play a key part in helping people better manage anxious thoughts. Recognised by the NHS, here is how they describe the process:

"Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is a talking therapy that can help you manage your problems by changing the way you think and behave. It's most commonly used to treat anxiety and depression, but can be useful for other mental and physical health problems." - NHS

When users complete our IOSH Approved course, we hope that they feel more confident in addressing uncomfortable or upsetting situations, so they can lessen the impact they have on them.

Want to know more about mental health as a whole in UK workplaces? Download our free white paper today that covers mental ill-health in UK workplace and ISO 45003 & wellbeing at work.

Chris Miller, a presenter of Managing Anxiety Training

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The importance of Managing Anxiety Training

It’s important that you comply with the law and understand the positive impact this training course can have on your organisation and employees.

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Each of our courses ends with a multiple-choice test to measure your knowledge of the material.

This Managing Anxiety Training course concludes with a 10 question multiple-choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questions guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.

As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.

What does my certificate include?

Your Managing Anxiety Training Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and stamps of approval or accreditations by recognised authorities.

Please note if you are using our course content via SCORM in a third party LMS then we are unable to provide certificates and you will need to generate these in your host LMS yourself.

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385 real user reviews

4.8 out of 5
Great idea and tool for any work environ

Everyone face different challenges daily bases. This help us how to face these challenges still maintain calm and balance emotionally and mentally and also know how to help each other at work.

Found it very helpful !

Very helpful and I’m definitely gonna try some of the steps ! This course made me feel more confident in my anxiety and I’m positive I’ll cope better with my negative thoughts!

Very interesting and helpful

This user gave this course a rating of 5/5 stars

Overall pretty useful

Pretty useful - perhaps could actually have done with being a bit longer. But suggest you remove the test from this one - not really appropriate if you think about it (or at least have it without a 'pass mark').

calming, informative and well presented

calming, informative and well presented


Good, helpful and informative.

Helpful techniques and well explained

An informative course which doesn't discount anxiety, just that there are different levels and it's up to the individual to work out which techniques work best for them. Easy to watch, clear information.

Very good explained well

This user gave this course a rating of 5/5 stars

Why is this training important?

Business benefits

Managing the mental health of your employees is essential to create a happy working environment for all. However, there are occasions where stress or anxiety will be a factor as a result of a working-related issue. It may stem from a lack of support, workplace or business changes, or even instances of bullying. It is absolutely crucial that your employees are aware of how to best deal with anxious thoughts whilst at work. 

Our anxiety management training course aims to provide the user with the right techniques and tools to manage anxious thoughts safely and effectively.

As managing mental health is more prominent and important than ever, now is the time to consider an anxiety management training course. As well as offering support, empathy and understanding for your employees, there are several benefits for your business that it can provide including: 

  • Boost team morale 
  • Improved customer satisfaction
  • Increased workforce productivity and efficiency 
  • High retention of employees
  • Reduced stress across your organisation

We also have lots of free online resources that provide helpful insight of anxiety at work. Click the links below to access these handy articles. 

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