In this informative and practical course, you will learn about the signs and symptoms of common and disabling mental health problems in adults, how to provide initial help, where and how to get professional help, what sort of help has been shown by research to be effective, and how to provide mental health first aid in a crisis situation using a practical, evidence-based action plan.
Tailored for the online learning environment, the Blended Online Mental Health First Aid Community Course involves 5 to 7 hours self-paced pre-course work and 2 X 2.5-hour online training:
SESSION DATES & TIMES
Stage 1 – Complete eLearning (5 to 7 hours self-paced)
Stage 2 – 31 August 2021, 9:30am to 12.00pm via ZOOM online
Stage 3 – 7 September 2021, 9:30am to 12:00pm via ZOOM online
On completion of the course, attendees can sit a short online assessment and become an Accredited Mental Health First Aider for three years.
Once you have registered, you will be contacted by your trainer to arrange delivery of your hard copy manual, and to provide you with access to the eLearning component.
Note: All components must be completed to qualify as an accredited Mental Health First Aider for three years.