DfE Senior Mental Health Lead Training

The Department for Education (DfE) is offering a £1,200 grant for a senior member of school or college staff to access quality assured training to implement an effective whole school or college approach to mental health and wellbeing in your setting. Grants of £1,200 will be available to around a third of all state schools and colleges this financial year. This is part of the government’s commitment to offer this training to all eligible schools and colleges by 2025.

Find out more on the Gov. website.

AAL are pleased to confirm that we have been approved by the DfE to deliver this training to FE providers.


Training Levels


Senior mental health leads established in their role and / or who has completed comprehensive senior mental health leadership training.


Senior mental health leads established in their role, provides leadership beyond their own setting, and is now seeking a recognised qualification.

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