Youth Mental Health First Aid Course

Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Course is designed and promoted by the MHFA Australia to teach participants how to assist members of the public, friends, family and co-worker who are experiencing a mental health crisis until the person receives professional help.


Our Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course provide you with basic understanding of different kinds of mental health illness and their symptoms. Our course is delivered by an Accredited Mental Health First Aid Instructors. Upon successful completion of the course, a Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Australia Certificate will be awarded to the participants.


This is Face-To-Face Youth Mental Health First Aid Training that run over 2 days for 14 hours. Each day covers 7 hours of content. On completion of the course, participants will be eligible for National Accreditation as a Mental Health First Aider. Included in the training cost is (1) Latest Mental Health First Aid Manual (2) Certificate of Attendance (3) Morning and Afternoon Refreshment.


Course Structure

In Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training, you will learn about mental health disorders and crisis which includes the followings:

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Substance Abuse Disorders
  • Psychosis


When and Where







6th & 7th July 2023

09:00am - 5:00pm

Comfort Inn Dandenong 124 -126 Princes Highway, Dandenong VIC 3175




16th & 17th November 2023


Comfort Inn Dandenong 124 -126 Princes Highway, Dandenong VIC 3175




Mental Health Crisis covered:

  • Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviours
  • Panic Attacks
  • Aggressive Behaviour
  • Severe Psychotic State
  • Effects of Alcohol or Other Drug Use
  • Traumatic Events
  • Self-Harm Behaviour


Who Can Attend YMHFA Training

  • Counsellors
  • Allied Healthcare Practitioners
  • Youth Workers
  • Social Workers
  • Teachers
  • Community Leaders
  • Welfare Workers
  • Support Workers
  • Nurses
  • Lawyers
  • Managers
  • Aboriginal Health Workers
  • Others

Please click on Online Form below to Register your interest or Contact us directly on: 1300 335 222 or 0403346298 alternatively email us at: