First Aid Training and Mental Health in the workplace training – based in Dumfries & Galloway but delivering over a wide area.

We offer three levels of Mental Health in the workplace courses – presented face to face by an experienced trainer.

Level 1 – approx 3-4 hours

This course is aimed at teaching individuals about Mental ill health, the signs and symptoms and what we can do to help ourselves and others.

Level 2- 1 day (5-6 hours)

As for level 1 but also covers Employer/management responsibilities. We discuss providing non-judgemental support and reassurance and how to guide someone to seek professional support

Level 3 – 2 days

Suitable for Managers and Employers who require a more in-depth course

For specific details about these courses, please email or call using the links at the top of the page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


Over 200 ONLINE courses available – including Health and Safety, Mental Health and Pet First Aid – click on the links at the top or bottom of the page to browse these and get your discount code.

Galloway First Aid training offers a comprehensive range of first aid and mental health in the workplace courses, delivered on site or at a training location near you, in and around Dumfries and Galloway – we will consider group bookings in any area of Scotland or Northern England. Remote and online training offered to individuals and groups anywhere in the UK or worldwide where required.

We are a certified ProTrainings centre and the courses offered are created, mapped and designed to conform to requirements set by the HSE, Ofqual and SQA.

ProTrainings Approved Centre #91166
We specialise in teaching these courses to you as an individual, to employees or to groups, face to face with an instructor at your premises or another suitable venue or remotely via zoom if the course allows. We can present courses at a time convenient to you, including weekends or evenings to minimise disruption to your business. Regardless if you are a large industrial company, a small business or school, healthcare professional or childcare provider, or you may be involved in outdoor pursuits, sports and recreation, we have the right course and training to meet your needs.

We are also able to offer onsite first aid training, including one day emergency first aid, three day first aid at work, the 12 hour paediatric infant/child course, SYFA Sports First Aid, Outdoor Pursuits and BLS training for Doctors and Dentists.

For face to face Instructor courses, we cover a wide area in Dumfries and Galloway including Stranraer, Newton Stewart, Dumfries, Wigtown, Kirkcudbright, Annan, Sanquhar, Lockerbie, Gretna, New Galloway, Dalbeattie, Langholm, Moffat, Castle Douglas, Lochmaben, Portpatrick and Whithorn. We also cover Glasgow, Edinburgh, Sterling, Perth, Dundee, Ayr, Falkirk and Aberdeen. We also cover Northern England and will happily take bookings in Carlisle, Newcastle, Penrith and surrounds.

Courses we offer

Most of our courses can be taken in either full classroom or blended (part online, part in class) format. Specialised FAW and EFAW courses are available for FORESTRY. Our most popular courses are listed at the top of the page and below, click the description for additional information.

We offer the UKA Category B approved Sports First Aid  (details available on tab above – Sports First Aid – Outdoor Pursuits)

SYFA approved First Aid Course  – the 16 hour Outdoor Pursuits for all UK Athletics coaches and Youth Football Coaches in Scotland.

SYFA sports first aid training course

Online Options Available

To run along side our classroom training programme we are also able to offer a selection of CPD certified online training courses. Each course is conducted using video based instruction and all certification can be printed on completion of training. For additional information see our online training page for our most popular courses and prices.

For any additional information regarding how we can help you or your business stay compliant with workplace training course requirements please contact us through our contact us page.