Mental Health for Construction Apprentices
Changing industry culture, Careers and recruitment
Optima UK Inc Ltd
This pilot would aim to understand how mental health education and support can contribute to improved retention for individuals during their apprenticeship in construction, as well as reducing their likelihood of a mental health crisis when in the workplace.
This project will work with 29 colleges to train 464 college tutors/training staff in Mental Health First Aid, 464 apprentices in Mental Health Awareness and provide additional 121 support to almost 100 apprentices.
01 Sep 2022
31 Aug 2023