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Covered in this course

Course contents

This training course is broken down into 4 sections

  1. 1 Mental Health in Education
  2. 2 Mental Health Problems
  3. 3 Wellbeing toolkit
  4. 4 External Help
An animation showing students and their teacher - Mental Health Awareness for Education Professionals
Section 1 of our Mental Health in Education Training - Working in the education sector
SECTION 1

Over three-quarters of education professionals feel they don't have enough guidance or support at work to manage their own mental health. In this section, we get introduced to Mental Health within the Education sector and raises the importance of mental health training and the common triggers of poor mental health. 

Section 2 of our Mental Health in Care Training - Mental health problems brought to life by visual characters
SECTION 2

In this section, we’ll be raising awareness of common mental health problems, particularly anxiety and depression. But we’ll also be looking at how stress and loneliness can have a big influence on your mental health.  If you’re interested in learning more, this section also has extra information on a small number of the other common mental illnesses!

Section 3 of our Mental Health in Care Training - A wellbeing toolkit
SECTION 3

This section is your Wellbeing Toolkit that can help you look after your mental health on a daily basis. We appreciate that everyone has their own ideas about how to approach their mental health and wellbeing, so this section has a variety of insights, mini exercises, recommendations and some food for thought so you can use what suits you.

Section 4 of our Mental Health in Care Training - External resources
SECTION 4

If your wellbeing is becoming a top priority for you, and you feel like you need extra support, there’s plenty of avenues you can go down - or even suggest to your family, friends and colleagues if they need some guidance. This section provides some useful external resources that you may wish to use to aid your wellbeing.

About this course

Sadly, 67% of teachers and other education professionals describe themselves as stressed. This statistic only worsens when you consider that 74% of education professionals consider they do not have enough guidance about mental health and wellbeing at work.

The education sector can be a particularly demanding industry, which can have a detrimental effect on employee wellbeing. In fact, almost 30% of teachers work more than 51 hours a week, on average.

Teachers and other education professionals are at breaking point and wellbeing needs to be pushed way up the agenda. Our Mental Health Awareness Training for Education is broken down into 4 easy-to-follow and beautifully animated sections which aim to educate learners on the various types of mental health problems, the science behind our thinking, and where to go to for external help. The course is suitable for anybody working in the education sector.

Nadira Tudor, a presenter of Mental Health Awareness Training for Education Professionals

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Nadira Tudor

The importance of Mental Health Awareness Training for Education Professionals

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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Mental Health Awareness certificate

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

This Mental Health Awareness Training for Education Professionals course concludes with a 20 question multiple choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires 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 Mental Health Awareness Training for Education Professionals 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.

417 real user reviews

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I think that this course was great at explaining a lot of things that people struggle with. However, I did have a small issue with some of the wording in the sections about depression. I personally have been diagnosed with severe depression, and I don't believe that this phrase is accurate: 'No matter how severe it is, people with depression will feel constantly sad, and often hopeless'. Depression doesn't mean that you're sad 100% of the time, it means that you are likely to have phases which include low moods.

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I always enjoy doing the Mental Health Online Training as it’s important to look out for the signs in yourselves and other people when it comes down to Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing. Depression is the main one and anxiety and a lot of people have both. So of course I found it very useful to recognise the signs in my job.

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Very clear and concise introduction to mental health awareness with practical tools to take away Thank youb

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I like the repeat, repeat repeat system Breathing exercises Swap negative thoughts to positive thoughts

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good course which raised awareness of the problems

Why is this training important?

Business benefits

Many teachers and other education professionals are at breaking point - 67% of them describe themselves as stressed. This training course can go a long way in spreading awareness of mental-ill health in the education sector and could spark a much-needed, potentially life-saving conversation for someone who is struggling with their mental health.

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