Mental health awareness (hair and barbering)

The course equips learners with an introductory level of knowledge and understanding in relation to mental health issues.

Mental health awareness (hair and barbering) course taking place in a hairdresser
Course overview

At a glance




1 Week



About the course

This course gives you the opportunity to gain a better understanding of mental health and how to spot the signs of poor mental health in yourself and those around you.

It is a week long course.

Our expert staff will support you every step of the way, guiding and training you to complete and achieve the programme.

We want to develop people’s knowledge of mental health disorders so that they are able to help and support others at work and at home.

Is this course right for you?

This course is suitable for anyone over the age of nineteen and living in Kirklees, Liverpool City Region or Bradford.

Joth Davies -

We have found Realise to be the most professional company that we have ever dealt with for our apprenticeship needs.

Joth Davies, Owner of Savills Barbers

George Wish -

Realise’s course has been a fantastic way for my trainee to identify if Barbering was what he really wanted to do.

George Wish, Owner and Manager of The Mardy Barbers

I have enjoyed working alongside other barbers and being part of a team, as well as learning on the job.

Sam, who completed his traineeship with The Mardy Barbers

What you’ll learn

You will cover a range of topics to help you develop and expand your knowledge of mental health disorders.

Learning topics include:

  • What is meant by mental health
  • The social and personal effects of mental ill health
  • The responses to mental health issues
  • Cultural diversity in relation to mental health issues

Need more information?

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How you’ll learn

You will learn through a series of interactive webinars and physical workbooks.

You will have access to a range of resources enabling you to carry on and continue your learning after the course as well as having materials to refer back to.

Frequently asked questions

What does mental health awareness teach?

This course offers the chance to gain a better understanding of mental health and how to spot the signs of poor mental health in yourself and those around you.

How does will it take me to complete this mental health awareness course?

Our mental health awareness qualification is a short course and it takes approximately one week to complete.

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