Course - Standard MHFA - 14th-15th Feb - Melbourne | Mental Health First Aid
Standard MHFA
The 12-hour 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.

Course Dates

14/02/2022 - 15/02/2022

Registration Status: Registration Open
Course State: Completed
Max Participants: 12


$330.00 +GST

Sessions Dates & Times

Face to face training over two days Day 1 –Monday 14th February 8:45am until 5pm Day 2 – Tuesday 15th February 8:45 -5:00pm BOOKING LINK BELOW

To register for this MHFA Course, please contact:

Mary Van Lambaart
1800 22 55 42

Additional Information




Mary is a Master Instructor with over 20yrs of educational experience

My name is Mary Van Lambaart and I am a Master Instructor with over 20yrs of educational experience as an Assistant Principal in the primary sector. I’m a trained Mindfulness Educator and Facilitator, Seasons for Growth Facilitator, with a portfolio that includes supporting students with disabilities, students at risk from sexual abuse and family violence.

Prior to education I worked in the private sector, running a number of family enterprises, therefore I understand the complexities of employing staff and providing Occupational Health and Safety to work environments.

Digging Deeper’s motto of ‘surviving to thriving’ rings hard in today's climate. If you are looking for a range of ways to provide training to support your staff please do not hesitate to contact us as we provide a range of evidence-based accredited programs.

Private organisational bookings are welcome and different fees may apply.

If you are an organisation looking to train your staff and require programs, dates and times that best suit your team then please contact us so we can tailor the program to suit your requirements. We have onsite, in house or online training options available.

Please note we have our own dedicated event space located at Digging Deeper @The HUB Southern Cross Level 2 / 696 Bourke Street Melbourne 3000. Please contact Mary at or 1800 22 55 42


Your attendance is required on BOTH days in order to receive your accreditation. The cost of the course covers the two days of training, a copy of the manual and certificate.


All our instructors are fully vaccinated

We at Digging Deeper completely understand that this is a challenging time for everyone and believe it is important that we can provide support and training for those who are vaccinated and non-vaccinated.

Our Victorian Chief Health Officer together with MHFA Australia requirements expect that all participants to be fully vaccinated for any ‘face to face’ delivery of programs, therefore proof of vaccination or exemption is required prior to attending the training. It is important to note that without the relevant documentation, we cannot allow you to attend the ‘face to face’ sessions and no refunds will be given.

However, if you are choosing the non-vaccinated pathway, we understand and would like to support and encourage you to access our range of Blended Online Courses, so please contact us for further information.

We will continue to adhere to any new health directions as they arise and will update clients of any changes when necessary.

Digging Deeper’s permanent training venue at The HUB Southern Cross is a COVID safe space and together we adhere to the Department of Health requirements.

Due to COVID we have been advised to not offer food at events, however we do have an onsite café on Level 2 so food and drink options are available, otherwise you are welcome to visit the many and varied eating places that surround us at The Hub Southern Cross. We also cater for breastfeeding mothers as we also provide a mothers room for privacy, we have meditation spaces and access to our onsite cafe facilities and staff room for heating your food if needed.

You can find us on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn. Please follow the booking link for immediate payment, or contact us directly and we can invoice you accordingly, Or call us 1800 22 55 42

Please note all purchases are non-refundable nor transferrable to another person. We will do our best to accommodate one change of date when necessary.

All courses require a minimum and maximum number or participants and we do our best to make sure that all courses remain running during COVID however we may need to make the necessary adjustment to ensure we are maintaining social distancing. We will keep you posted along the way with relevant updates and confirmation emails.


“Mary was wonderful, helpful, easy to talk to and understand the content she was presenting! Very knowledgeable”.

“Mary has been an amazing instructor! Her way of teaching is very engaging and I loved all the examples of her professional experiences she shared with us”.

“Mary insights and knowledge went above and beyond course content; she was so open and personable that I came away from the course feeling completely inspired by the new ways I can approach discussions around mental health. Lead with curiosity, not assumptions”.

“Mary was a supportive and hugely experienced instructor, and she taught the course in a manner that was clear and direct but also empathetic and caring to our needs and experience”.

“Mary was wonderful, helpful, easy to talk to and understand the content she was presenting! Very knowledgeable”.


Digging Deeper
The Hub Level 2, 696 Bourke St
Melbourne VIC 3000