Mental Health in the Workplace Level 2

Mental Health in the Workplace - Level 2

Course Overview

Our Mental Health in the Workplace Level 2 (VTQ) course is a full days course and
is ideal for all levels of employees/team leader and management to give them a
better understanding of Mental Health in the Workplace. Not just intended for those

who have managerial responsibility for others, it is designed for everyone to have a

deeper understanding of how to help others within your workplace who may be

suffering. Also to understand if your workplace is meeting it's legal obligations

linked with Mental Health.


Course Prerequisites


There are no prerequisites for this workshop.

Overall Aim 

For delegates to gain a greater understanding of Mental Health in the Workplace.


  • Understand the difference between mental health and mental ill health.

  • Describe the components of mental well-being and how it relates to resilience.

  • Understand how risk factors associated with mental ill health can lead to problems in the workplace.  

  • Be able to recognise how mental health problems can affect day-to-day living

  • Understand how social and cultural attitudes can lead to mental illness

  • Understanding causes of stress and knowing how stress can stem from influences resulting from work

  • Be able to understand the difference between an Anxiety and a Panic attack

  • Understand why mental health is not discussed in the workplace

  • Understand how anxiety, phobias, depression, bipolar and schizophrenia is a denominator for ill related mental health

  • Understand why mental health is not discussed at work

  • Be able to recognise other types of legislation that applies to Mental Health UK

  • Be able to understand The Management Standards Approach

  • Be able to understand how an employee’s emotional intelligence enables them to manage their emotions with other people, both individually and in groups.

  • Understanding problems in the workplace as a result of unidentified mental health

  • Be able to implement an action plan to promote a healthy workplace

For more information on the course content please contact us.

After the course

Once the course is over, it doesn't end there. You will then receive access to ProTrainings Student Portal where you will be able to access:

  • a downloadable student manual

  • a CPD credit statement 

  • online e-learning modules linked with this course

  • optional weekly refresher videos

  • downloadable resources linked with this course

Not forgetting that all important certificate - the certificate is valid for 3 years. Once it is coming to the end you will receive an email reminder letting you know that it needs to be renewed. 

Course content and support materials accredited by;

2010 - present

2010 - present

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