Please sign into ICIS and click 'My training' to search and enrol on this training course

Briefing dates

All mental health awareness briefings take place online via MS Teams.

30 November 2022, 14.00-15.30

8 February 2023, 14.00-15.30

17 May 2023, 14.00-15.30

Briefing overview

This briefing serves as an introduction to mental health and aims to raise staff awareness around mental health at Imperial, reducing stigma and fostering positive attitudes towards seeking help. This briefing will enable you to start recognising the signs of poor mental health and the importance of speaking up, and to take away some key tips for self-care.

At the end of the course, you will:

  • Have a general understanding of mental health
  • Recognise some of the common signs of poor mental health in the workplace
  • Understand the prevalence of mental health
  • Take away keep tips for self care

Who should attend

This course is aimed at all staff apart from managers and those who have supervisory responsibilities. For managers and those who have supervisory responsibilities, it is recommended that you attend Mental Health First Aid Half Day and Leading with Mental Health in mind.

Key information

  • 90-minute briefing
  • Delivered by members of the EDI Centre
  • No charge for Imperial staff

Netiquette for online training

  • To create a safe space for sharing and discussion it is important for delegates to be fully present and an active participant. For some of our training sessions, you will be required to keep your video cameras on. Please ensure that prior to attending the workshop you have a fully functioning camera and microphone. If you are having issues with your equipment, please contact us as soon as possible.
  • Please ensure that you are in a private space where you can maintain confidentiality and the privacy of delegates.
  • To maintain confidentiality delegates will be asked to agree to keep what is said in the group, within the group, and not record or take screenshots/photos without permission. In addition to not post pictures or quotes from the session on social media or elsewhere without express permission of those involved.