Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Mark Schmitt

Phone

0428039472

Website

www.thrive.org.au

Accreditations

Standard MHFA

Location Information

Cairns QLD 4870
Australia

States Available In

  • Queensland

Bio

Mark brings a huge variety of experience to mental health first aid and training. Years of experience working with job seekers with lived experiences as a Recruitment Partner under a Disability Employment Services contract in Cairns combined with having also directly employed many staff with a mental illness while operating his own business has provided a unique prism through which he has gained invaluable insight into how mental health can shape individual lives, the stigma within society and also as employees in the workforce.

With a background in tourism, marketing and extensive travel volunteering in communities around the globe, he has a unique style of training. Mark is a passionate advocate for mental health with a clear, careful and impacting communication style designed to engage and teach.

Additional Information

Education and Skills:
Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing), Bachelor of Arts (Media), Diploma of Business (Tourism), Qualified WHS Adviser, Japanese language, Spanish language Diploma Psychology (in progress)

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
17/04/2020 - 24/04/2020 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11 A Sheridan Street
CAIRNS QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
22/05/2020 - 29/05/2020 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11 A Sheridan Street
CAIRNS QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
19/06/2020 - 26/06/2020 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11 A Sheridan Street
CAIRNS QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open