eLearning Mental Health First Aid Course for International Legal Professionals | Mental Health First Aid
Blended Legal

This is the eLearning MHFA course developed specifically for legal professionals working in multinational legal firms outside of Australia. The course teaches how to assist a co-worker who is developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis, using case-studies, videos and resources tailored to their learning needs. The mental health first aid skills learnt can be applied to help any adult.

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Key information

  • $150 AUD plus shipping (includes a 154 page International MHFA manual)
  • Bulk purchase discounts on a sliding scale available for organisations. Shop Now
  • 12 months access to our self-paced course online via our Moodle LMS
  • Approx 6-8 hours to complete
  • Audio, video, case scenarios and short multiple choice quizzes to keep you engaged
  • eCertificate of completion on successful completion of the course (PDF)
  • Online, email and telephone technical support.

What am I going to learn in this course?

The benefits are numerous. The certificate is a terrific addition to anyone's resume. You will learn

  • how to recognise signs and symptoms of mental health problems and crises in your employees and co-workers
  • risk factors and appropriate evidence-based treatments and supports
  • how to respond and offer appropriate support to employees and co-workers using the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan ALGEE

What the course covers

This course has been developed specifically for legal professionals working in multinational legal firms outside of Australia.

Developing mental health problems covered:
  • Depression
  • Anxiety problems
  • Eating disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems



Mental health crises covered:
  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use
  • Aggressive behaviours.

Example video scenario

Who is the target audience?

Partners and employees based in international legal firms outside of Australia. This course is most relevant to people living in developed countries, which have established mental health care systems equivalent in standard to those in Australia and where the culture could be described as Western.

What are the requirements?

There are some basic technological requirements for accessing MHFA eLearning courses. Reliable Internet access with the ability to stream audio video. You will need the latest version of browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, or Safari. Your versions of Java and Flash should also be up to date. This course is not suitable for mobile phones.

FAQ - Frequently asked questions

We have answered your most frequent questions in our eLearning help centre here.

Contact us

Have a question not answered in our FAQs document above? Get in touch with Brendan our eLearning Support Officer.
email: brendano@mhfa.com.au
Phone: +613 9079 0208.

Bulk enrolments are available for this eLearning Course

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Eligibility Criteria

Partners and employees based in international legal firms outside of Australia. This course is most relevant to people living in developed countries, which have established mental health care systems equivalent in standard to those in Australia and where the culture could be described as Western.