Knowsley Construction Forum – Building Mental Health Awareness

November 20, 2019, 8:00 - 9:30 Suites Hotel & Spa

08:00-09:30 on 20 November, Suites Hotel & Spa Knowsley, L34 9HA

Every weekday, two construction workers take their own life…..

Educating those working in the Construction Sector to recognise the signs and symptoms of colleagues suffering from stress, anxiety or depression is the start of a conversation that will assist their recovery. 

Please join our FREE event, for discussion, support and advice.

Building Mental Health is an initiative led by Construction Industry experts, providing support and advice to increase awareness of mental health. Creating a freely available, industry-wide framework and charter to tackle the mental health crisis in the construction industry.

The current volunteers leading the initiatives of ‘Building Mental Health’ are Martin Coyd OBE (Operations Director for Health and Safety at MACE); Brian Van Campenhout (Head of Environmental Health and Safety at LENDLEASE); Revd. Kevin Fear (Strategy Lead on Health and Safety at CITB); Bill Hill (Chief Executive of the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity)

Our guest speaker for this interactive workshop is Ian McDonough (IMAC Regeneration) who is an accredited CITB trainer and MHFA England Instructor Member.

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:-

To help your business develop a better mental health culture (FREE resources will be available) which includes:

  • Building a Mental Health Framework
  • 5 Steps to building a successful mental health culture
  • Adaptable Tool-Box Talk
  • Helpline packs
  • Mental Health First Aid training courses and much more

 

(This workshop is subsidised by Knowsley Chamber see booking terms and conditions, as non-attendance without 24 hours’ notice will incur a £25 plus VAT admin charge)

Venue

Ribblers Lane,
Prescot,
Liverpool
L34 9HA

Cost

Members: 0.00
Non-Members: 0.00

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