ABTT – Mental Health Skills for Line Managers Training

Member’s price £125+VAT online

Non-member’s price £125+VAT online

This course is available by either online or face-to-face training sessions. See ‘how can i participate in this course’ section below for options.


ABTT – Mental Health Skills for Line Managers Training

The MHFA England Mental Health Skills for Managers course was developed by workplace mental health experts, this training promotes mental health awareness and gives managers the skills and confidence to have mental health conversations.

Managers who are able to support the mental health of their teams will encourage employees to thrive, increasing talent retention. Providing this training to everyone with people management responsibilities will ensure a consistent approach to mental health and wellbeing across teams and departments, promoting healthy performance throughout your whole organisation.

This half day course in Mental Health Skills for Managers, teaches you how to:

– Identify if an employee may be experiencing mental health issues
– Feel confident having open conversations about mental health with their team members
– Appropriately signpost to available support and know where to go for support and guidance for themselves
– Role model good self-care practice, inspiring their teams to look after their own mental health and wellbeing

This course is available online as a half day, 4 hour session which will be delivered  for up to 12 candidates so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. Or is available as a half day in-venue course delivered face-to-face for up to 16 candidates so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn. Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities.


Everyone who completes the course gets:
– A certificate of attendance
– Tools to take care of their own mental health as a manager and empower their teams
– Digital workbook to use during the course
– Digital support resource to help embed ongoing learning and development

We strive to create courses and resources that everyone can access. When you book onto a ABTT MHFA course you can let us know about any ‘Accessibility requirements’ and tell us what you need to access the course venue and materials. Visit our accessibility page for more information.

How will attending an MHFA England course help?

Research and evaluation shows that taking part in an MHFA England course:
− Raises awareness and mental health literacy
− Reduces stigma around mental ill-health
− Boosts knowledge and confidence in dealing with mental health issues
− Promotes early intervention which enables recovery

How can I participate in this course?

The ABTT runs this course on demand so if you would like to attend this training please do get in touch to let us know. Once we have a suitable number of interested attendees we will schedule a course. To enquire please email admin@abtt.org.uk

The cost per person for the online version of this course is:

Member’s price £125+VAT
Non-member’s price £125+VAT

The ABTT also offers this online training as a whole online course for £1250+VAT for up to 12 candidates (group booking for a single date) or as  “in house” training at £1,250+VAT and trainer travel and accommodation if needed for up to 16 employees. In person training will be costed based on details supplied regarding location, attendee numbers etc.