Senior Mental Health Training

Senior Mental Health Lead Training Course has been approved to be a part of the Department for Education Approved Training Course Provider Framework.



With 1 in 4 employees currently experiencing mental health issues, it has never been more important for business leaders to lead from the top.

Impact Leadership can help your business to take decisive actions to promote a positive culture of mental health and wellbeing. The considerable benefits which result from supporting the needs of employees and improving staff morale include:

  • Happier, mentally healthy, and energised staff
  • Improved productivity, staff retention and recruitment
  • Reduced stigma and staff absence
  • Increased confidence and knowledge about how to support each other
  • Staff awareness about accessing confidential support and guidance

Schools and multi-academy Trusts

As the Founding Principal of an Academy Trust school (praised by Ofsted in 2018 as ‘Outstanding’ for pupil’s personal development, behaviour and welfare'), I know that you will want to be confident you have created a school culture that promotes positive mental health, wellbeing, and resilience proven to improve both students and staff performance.

It is vital to support all schools in the creation of sustainable and manageable responses to the emotional wellbeing and mental health needs of both students and staff. Impact Leadership offers bespoke mental health and wellbeing training and support for schools at three levels:

  • Senior mental health lead training
  • Specific training for middle leaders
  • Essential Mental Health First Aid training to support the mental health and wellbeing of young people

Youth mental health first aid - for everyone working with young people

As a qualified Mental Health First Aid Instructor (MHFA England), Matt delivers training that provides an in-depth understanding of young people's mental health and factors that affect their wellbeing; practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues; confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress.

Essential training for:

  • Teachers
  • Sports Coaches
  • Youth charities and organisations
  • Church leaders/youth workers