Course - Blended Online MHFA Community - 23rd-26th Nov - Australia | Mental Health First Aid
Blended Online MHFA Community
The Blended Online MHFA Community Course is adapted from the Standard Mental Health First Aid Course for adults and teaches participants how to assist a friend, family member, or other members of the community who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.

Course Dates

23/11/2020 - 26/11/2020

Registration Status: Registration Open
Course State: In Session
Max Participants: 12


$55 paid directly to MHFA for E-learning Platform

Sessions Dates & Times

This is the **NEW** online program developed by MHFA due to Covid-19 to support community and organisations. The Online E-learning comprises of 2 sessions Part A and Part B from 9:00am to 11:30am. Monday 23rd and Thursday26th of November 2020. The training is divided into 3 Components: •Step 1 - Online self-directed course (takes approx 4-8 hours). Must be completed before face to face sessions on Zoom; •Step 2 - Module 1 is 2.5 Hours Zoom session •Step 3 - Module 2 is 2.5 Hours Zoom session

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Katherine Houareau

Additional Information

The instructor training has been subsidised by the Wanneroo and Communities Suicide Prevention Network saving participants up to $165 per participant.

This internationally recognised course was developed at the Centre for Mental Health Research at the Australian National University and is now delivered across 20 countries globally.

Content covered includes;

• Understanding mental health, including diagnoses, prevalence and common misconceptions

• Symptoms and causes of depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance misuse.

• How to provide initial support to adults who maybe experiencing a mental health crisis.

• Crisis First Aid for: suicidal behaviour, panic attacks, aggressive behaviour, self harm, acute psychosis.

• Responding to the effects of Traumatic events and drug and alcohol misuse.

How to register?

Face to Face Component:

E-Learning with MHFA:

This is available for anyone across Australia to attend the course from the comfort of your own home, at work including regional and remote areas.

To complete the course you will require a computer, a webcam, a microphone and quiet room and download Zoom on your Android, Iphone, Ipad or Desktop.

This course includes;

• Engaging, up to date materials

• Free online resources

• Post -course contacts for help and advise

• Certificate of attendance and opportunity to be accredited nationally

• Access to online Facebook Support Group with the Wanneroo and Communities Suicide Prevention Network and regular updates via the monthly Newsletter.

For further information about Wanneroo and Communities Suicide Prevention Network follow us on Facebook or email:


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