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Training Courses

 “If it didn’t exist it would have to be invented in an age where we are becoming aware – and are just beginning to be able to talk about – the need to be conscious of our mental health in our personal and business lives. This can make the difference between a happy, healthy workforce producing profits.”

Lord Dennis Stevenson

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)


Our two day MHFA course is delivered by an award-winning and nationally-approved trainer and is fully certificated. The course fee includes the training manual, certificate on course completion, lunch and refreshments throughout the day.

For more details please click on the leaflet below.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Lite

Our MHFA Lite course is an introductory three-hour mental health awareness course. The course is delivered by nationally-approved, award-winning trainers. You’ll receive a MHFA Lite manual that you can take away with you at the end of the session and an attendance certificate from MHFA England.

For more details please click on the leaflet below.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

During the two-day interactive session, participants learn to intervene and help prevent the immediate risk of suicide. The workshop features: Presentations and guidance from two experienced and registered trainers delivering a scientifically proven intervention model.

For more details please click on the leaflet below.

How do I book a place?

If you would like more information about booking a course please send us an email by clicking here .


Can you deliver courses to groups of staff?

Yes we can. If you would like to provide any of these courses to groups of your staff on your premises then we would be pleased to discuss this with you. Please click here to send us an email. 


Feedback on our courses:

“At the Borough Council of Kings Lynn & West Norfolk we have over the last year sent several staff members, including officers from the Personnel team, Managers and trade union representatives on the Mental Health First Aid Course run locally by West Norfolk Mind. For all of the participants on the course we have consistently had great feedback on the course content and the tutor – with all participants agreeing that the course will be of great assistance both in the work environment and outside. The course not only gives a valuable insight into Mental Health as an issue for employers but also makes great strides towards dispelling common myths and misunderstandings about the challenges around some mental health conditions. For those employing, working with or providing services to people suffering from mental health challenges this course could be a real lifeline.”

Dave Clack, Safety and Welfare Adviser
Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk

“Working with people who have such an instant life changing event such as a stroke has a huge impact on not only that person but the whole family.  So understandably, many people are at risk of developing mental health conditions such as depression and anxiety which if not detected could become more serious.  Completing the MHFA course has given me much better insight into recognising those conditions in the people I work with. It is a great course and I think all staff and volunteers working in the care profession would benefit from attending.”

Gemma Smith, Communication Support and Long Term Support Coordinator
West Norfolk Stroke Association

Contact BusinessMind

West Norfolk Mind
Saunders Yard
King's Lynn
PE30 1PH

01553 776966

For more information about our courses please do give us a call or click here to send us an email
For more information about MHFA England please click below

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