There are no plans at present to train any more instructors. If this changes it will be announced on this page.
A key aim of mental health policy in Wales is to raise public awareness of mental health and illness and to promote positive mental health and well-being. Mind Cymru, on behalf of the Welsh Assembly Government is taking forward Wales' Mental Health First Aid (Wales) training initiative in Wales.
Mental Health First Aid (Wales) Instructor training is primarily concerned with raising awareness of the importance of mental health and to promote recovery of those who might be experiencing mental ill health. The aims of the training are to:
The 12 hour Mental Health First Aid (Wales) course looks at the needs of adults who have developed or may be at risk of developing mental distress.