Other training opportunities


Date and time Content Cost Booking link

NB Delegates must attend both days of their chosen course.

  • January 2018: Tuesday 9th and 16th 9am-5pm, West Offices, York YO1 6GA OR

  • March 2018: Tuesday 13th and 20th 9am-5pm, West Offices, York YO1 6GA OR

  • April 2018: Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 25th 9am-5pm, West Offices, York YO1 6GA OR

  • May 2018: Tuesday 15th and 22nd 9am-5pm, West Offices, York YO1 6GA

Youth Mental Health First Aid

MHFA England is the national licensed organisation for MHFA training. For further details about MHFA England please visit their website https://mhfaengland.org/


Youth Mental Health First Aid is a course that aims to train those who work or live with children and young people aged 8-18 years in how to support their mental health, provide help in an emergency and guide them towards appropriate support.

This two-day course will cover:

  • what is mental health

  • depression and anxiety

  • suicide and psychosis

  • self-harm and eating disorders

Other information:

Free parking is not available at either location and delegates are strongly advised to use public transport.

£220 per person

(subsidised by CYC, RRP £300), which includes refreshments, Youth MHFA manual and workbook.

Lunch is not provided.


Bookings can be made via the City of York Council Workforce Development Unit:email: wdu@york.gov.ukphone: 01904 553017 Please inform WDU of any access requirements at the time of booking.

Please note our cancellation policy. A sliding scale of charges will apply depending upon the length of notice given as follows:

Length of notice of   cancellation


21 days (or more)

No Charge

14 to 21 days

50% of course fee

7 to 14 days

75% of course fee

Less than 7 days

100% of course fee

Places on each course are limited to a maximum of 16.

Closing date: 2 weeks before the course begins

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