FDAMH Training Academy

FDAMH’s Training Academy specialises in mental health and wellbeing training… 

Our mental health training courses have been developed to empower healthy minds and to give people the confidence and tools to manage and support themselves or their team.

All of our interactive workshops are now being delivered via Zoom, this includes our popular:

  • Essential Listening Skills
  • Suicide Awareness & Prevention
  • Managing Return to Work Anxiety
  • Wellbeing for Carers

We understand that each organisation is unique and offer tailored workshops to support your training needs. Whether it is for your full organisation or a few members of your team, our experienced trainers are here to help.

For more details about what we can offer, please contact Lisa at lisa.alexander@fdamh.org.uk

COSCA – Online Open Day

Have you been thinking about starting a COSCA Counselling Skills Course but not quite sure if its for you, or would like a little bit more information? We’re here to help!

Join us at our free COSCA online open days on the 27th and 29th of May and meet our resident trainer Wendy Nicoll and course co-ordinator Julie Law.

  • When: 27th May from 6.30pm – 7.30pm, 29th May 11am – 12pm
  • Where: delivered via Zoom
  • How to join: please book your free place on Eventbrite

Wendy will be giving a short talk about the COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate and will answer questions like: what the core learning elements involved in the course, the time commitment needed and the general feel and ethos of this level 8 SCQF qualification. Its also a great opportunity to ask any questions you might have about our courses and find out more about the application process and our range of payment options.

COSCA Counselling Skills

This course will provide you with a professionally recognised qualification in counselling skills.  It is not only a course that will provide you with the teaching of counselling skills but also the key to self-awareness.

The next COSCA Counselling Skills Course will start in August 2021, but there is need to wait till then to submit your application!

Email Lisa at admin@fdamh.org.uk to find out more or request your application pack.

The course deposit is £337.50 and we have payment plans available.

Please note that following the guidelines from the Scottish Government, we are delivering our COSCA courses remotely via Zoom until it is safe to deliver face-to-face. We are following COSCA’s advice and rulings very closely and ensuring that all security measures are in place for remote delivery.


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