Mental Health Accredited Virtual Training

Mental Health Accredited Virtual Training

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Fully Online Mental Health First Aid for Community

While Australia faces travel restrictions and physical distancing to contain the impact of COVID-19, this is an alternative option to the Standard MHFA 2-day course. This training will be presented by WPI facilitators who are experienced in delivering targeted training.  Meaning a tailored approach to discussions and training content, enabling individuals to learn how to become more proactive in preventing mental health issues or injuries.

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Fully Online Mental Health First Aid for Workplaces

While Australia faces physical distancing to contain the impact of COVID-19, the Blended Online MHFA for the Workplace course is being offered as an alternative to the Standard MHFA 2-day course and this specialised course has a specific focus on the how MHFA is applied to the workplace. Our senior facilitators specialise is workplace specific content and strategies relating to prevention workplace mental health issues or injuries.

Mental Health First Aid Accredited Training – Community or Workplace Version

Fully Online Refresher Mental Health First Aid Accredited Training

Refresher courses are 4.5 hour online courses that allow people who have previously completed a 12 or 14 hour Mental Health First Aid course to refresh their knowledge and skills. For people who are Accredited MHFAiders, the refresher courses offer an opportunity to extend their accreditation for a further 3 years. You may take the Refresher course up to 3 months after your accreditation has expired.

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Youth Mental Health First Aid Accredited Training

The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is for adults working or living with adolescents (those aged between 12 and 18 years), however, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older. 

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Refresher Youth Mental Health First Aid Accredited Training

This course had been designed for adults living or working with 10 to 24-year-olds, targeted towards teachers youth workers, sports coaches, youth resource officers and social workers. Others who will benefit from undertaking this course include parents, guardians, and grandparents, and other family members.

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Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person

On average, there are 8 suicides every day, and many more attempts.  One life lost to suicide is one too many. Whilst the numbers are staggering, there are ways to help. Whilst it can be intimidating to talk about suicide or ask people about what they’re going through, this 4-hour Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person Course is based on the revised Mental Health First Aid Guidelines for Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviours.

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Mental Health First Aid- Conversations about Non-Suicidal Self-Injury

Based upon guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals, this 4-hour course is for any interested adult wanting to learn how to assist a person who is engaging in self-injury.

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Mental Health First Aid- Conversations about Gambling

The 4-hour Mental Health First Aid Conversations about Gambling assists participants to identify, approach and support someone experiencing gambling harm using a practical, evidence-based action plan.

This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.