Our Mental Health Lead training will enable you to:
Successful completion of this course will give you the skills to implement and sustain a whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.
By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to implement an effective whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing as the Mental Health Lead in your setting.
By the end of this course, you will:
The learning outcomes align with Public Health England’s eight principles for promoting a whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.
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This course is ideal for newly appointed Mental Health Leads, or existing leads that haven't yet completed this training within primary schools, secondary schools, colleges and special schools.
Schools and colleges can decide who is best placed to take on the role of Senior Mental Health Lead and undertake the training.
Training could be for your:
No previous qualifications are required to take this course. All delegates who successfully complete this course will receive a Thrive certificate and a £100 Thrive training voucher*, plus free access to Thrive's Senior Leader Network.
You are highly likely to be accepted for DfE funding if you’re a state school or college in England that hasn’t already accessed the funding and have a commitment from the senior leadership team to develop a whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.
Second grants are also available to settings if the Senior Mental Health Lead they previously trained left before embedding a whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing.
The reference code for this course is SMHL068 - you will need this code as part of your grant application.
For more information and to apply for DfE funding, click here.
Please note that when booking this course Thrive will invoice your setting.
Self-funding is available if you don’t meet the requirements of the grant. Simply scroll down to find a suitable date and you can book straight onto the course.
Terms and conditions apply:
*This voucher has an expiry date of 6 months from date of issue. This voucher will only be issued upon full completion of the Mental Health Lead course. This voucher can only be used on open access training courses where the training cost exceeds £300. This voucher has no cash value. This voucher can only be used once, it will be checked against the Thrive live database and incorrect/expired vouchers will not be accepted. This voucher can only be used by staff from a setting that has attended the Mental Health Lead course. Only one voucher can be used against each course booking.
Unique in its focus on neuroscience, auditing and action planning, this course will teach you:
Quality-assured, interactive training is delivered over 5 weeks: