Mental health care assistant trainingMental health care assistant works in hospitals or in the community helping people who suffer from a range of mental conditions, such as anxiety and stress-related illnesses, to more severe problems including personality disorders, eating disorders, and drug and alcohol abuse.

This mental health care assistant training course is designed for people who would like to get the basic knowledge to become mental health care assistant or for those who need to know how to deal with this disability while looking after their members of the family.

Mental Health Care Assistant Training Duration

This course is conducted over 1 day from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm. After the theoretical part of the training, you will have one week of self-study time to prepare to complete an online assessment.

Entry Requirements

All candidates must be 18+ years.

All candidates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English.

Training Content

1. Code of Practice Mental Health Act 1983

2. First Aid and Safety

3. Good communication skills

4. Drugs used in mental illness

5. Awareness of mental illnesses

6. Causes of mental illnesses

7. Dementia/Alzheimer’s disease


The total fee for this training is £185.00. This price covers course materials, certificates, and administration fees.

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