Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Ian Goodhardt


0400 009 453



Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Youth MHFA
Youth Refresher
Older Person MHFA
Master Instructor
Principal Master
Gambling Problems MHFA
Blended Online MHFA Workplace
Blended Workplace
Blended Online MHFA Community

Location Information

Caulfield North
Melbourne - Caulfield North VIC 3161

States Available In

  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia


Ian is a Principal Master Instructor of the Standard, Youth and Older persons' MHFA courses (which simply means he is one of the most experienced and most active instructors) and has been delivering this training since 2007. He has lectured at most Victorian universities and a number of TAFEs and has delivered the Mental Health First Aid course in organisations as large as Toyota and the Victorian Parliament, and as small as local community organisations, not-for-profits, and many schools. He has extensive experience with local government social services and trained home care workers for Casey, Maroondah, Manningham, Frankston, Glen Eira councils amongst others. Other clients include MLC Insurance, Nufarm, The Australian Navy and Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission.  He has degrees at Masters level in both Counselling and Conflict Resolution and has run his own practice Goodhardt Consulting for many years, working as a counsellor and mediator, mainly in family law and workplace settings. He is part of the team which trains new instructors of Mental Health First Aid courses and in all his training has always scored 5 out 5.  

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
17/11/2020 - 18/11/2020 Ian Goodhardt
Level 51
80 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open