Mental Health First Aid Australia has developed a blended course tailored to tertiary students teaching individuals how to assist a a person who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
course across all of Australia
WHAT’S THE FORMAT?
This course is a combination of online (eLearning) and 4-hours face-to-face training
WHO CAN ATTEND?
This course is suited to anyone undertaking tertiary studies.
WHY ATTEND A COURSE?
Evaluations consistently show that MHFA training is associated with improved knowledge of mental illnesses, their treatments and appropriate first aid strategies, and confidence in providing first aid to individuals with mental illness. It is also associated with decreased stigma and an increase in help provided over time.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
• An understanding of mental health problems in the community
• How to recognise the signs in a person who may be developing a mental health problem
• How Mental Health First Aid can help
MHFA COURSE ACCREDITATION
Demonstrate your mental health first aid skills by becoming an Accredited Mental Health First Aider. Complete an online assessment after the course to become Accredited.
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