Training from Caerphilly Borough Mind
Investing in our community
Caerphilly Borough Mind's qualitfied trainers offer a variety of training that can be delivered accross the country at competitive prices. Training available includes:
Mental Health First Aid
Mental Health First Aid teaches the effective skills that could make a difference to a person in a mental health crisis. This training equips you with knowledge that will be of use in your workplace and personal life. The course runs for 12 hours, typically over two days.
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
This award winning workshop aims to improve the methods to support people at risk of suicide. It is suitable for everyone – whether they work in specialist or front-line services or are concerned community members. ASIST enables you to learn the skills needed to help people at risk of suicide stay safe and seek further help.
safeTALK compliments (but does not replace) the longer Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training course (ASIST). safeTALK is facilitated by an experienced trainer and teaches you to recognise when a person might be at risk of suicide and feel confident in listening and helping to connect them to a trained ASIST caregiver. The course runs for 3.5 hours over half a day.
5 Ways to Wellbeing
Mental wellbeing underpins our ability to achieve important personal goals in life. Everyone has a role in promoting mental wellbeing – not just mental health services.
The five ways to well being are Connect, Be Active, Take Notice, Keep Learning and Give. This programme explores the five ways to wellbeing and how everyone can incorporate them into everyday life with an overall aim to improve their wellbeing.
Volunteer Training Programme
This programme is aimed at volunteers and covers confidentiality, working in groups, customer care, dealing with difficult behaviour and adult protection. The programme is designed to equip volunteers with the knowledge required to carry out their roles effectively and safely. Each session is usually 3-4 hours in length.
If you are interested in any of this training or would like to find out about our competetive prices please feel free to contact us: