10/10/2020 - 17/10/2020
Sessions Dates & Times
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Become a Mental Health First Aider in October 2020! The Blended Online Standard Mental Health First Aid course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. Support friends, family, colleagues and neighbours.
"Be confident. Be prepared. Be One of the Million". - MHFA Australia
This 2 components of the course will help you to GAIN THE CONFIDENCE and SKILLS to;
Recognise the signs and symptoms of mental health problems Respond to the early signs Find effective help Respond to someone with suicidal thoughts Maintain appropriate boundaries
Course component 1 - Self paced interactive eLearning
Participant must enrol via the MHFA website and complete this component prior to attending the video led conferencing sessions. The recommended timings for this component is 5-7 hours Course component 2 - Instructor led video conferencing (2 x 2.5hour sessions held on consecutive weeks)
Dates & times:
9am - 12.00pm on Saturday 10th October (30 mins extra time allowed for first session) 9.30am - 12.00pm on Saturday 17th October
The video conferencing component is designed to be delivered after participants have completed the eLearning component of the Blended Online MHFA Community Course. In this training, delivered over video conference from wherever you are, the focus is on the revision and application of knowledge and skills learnt in the eLearning component. The video conferencing includes large and small group activities, providing participants with the opportunity to:
• Revise the eLearning content and the MHFA Action Plan • Clarify points of uncertainty remaining after completion of the eLearning modules • Apply the MHFA Action Plan to relevant scenarios • Discuss and reflect 'a where to from now' in using mental health first aid skills • Develop a self-care plan to maintain good mental health.
Your ticket price includes a code to access the eLearning component via MHFA website and the 2 x 2.5 hour video conferencing sessions by one of our MHFA Accredited Instructors, a MHFA manual and certificate on accreditation.
The course is certified for 3 years following successful completion of an online assessment. For more information contact Lynsey by email on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0449 567625