Virtual Mental Health First Aid Course.
The course is 12 hours of content which can be split up into two consecutive days, two non-consecutive days (as long as they are completed within 4 weeks) or four 3 hour segments (again, completed within 4 weeks).
MHFA Basic is intended for adults interacting with adults (18 years and older). This course focuses on the four most common mental health disorders including substance related, mood related, anxiety and trauma related, and psychotic disorders. Crisis first aid skills taught in the cases of substance overdose, suicidal behaviour, panic attack, acute stress reaction and psychotic episode. Participants who take this course are well prepared to interact confidently about mental health with their family, friends, communities, and workplaces.
MHFA Canada is a program of the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC). The MHCC collaborates with hundreds of partners to change the attitudes of Canadians toward mental health problems and illnesses and to improve services and support. Over 400,000 people in Canada have been trained in MHFA.
Method of Instruction
In-Person Upcoming Courses
Currently booking for groups of 8 – 25 participants. Contact us to book your team’s private course.