Blended Online Youth Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Mental Health First Aid Course is a new blended course. It has been created to enable Instructors to run training in a completely online environment in response to current social distancing requirements.
It consists of 7 hours of eLearning which can be completed on any internet-enabled device (mobile phone, tablet, or computer) and 5 hours of ‘face-to-face’ training delivered via video conference. Course participants receive a manual to keep and receive a digital Certificate of Completion when completing the eLearning, following the Instructor led component participants have the opportunity to complete an online assessment to gain a 3 year MHFAider accreditation when they submit online feedback. Curriculum content is based on expert consensus guidelines developed with the Delphi method using both professional and consumer experts.