Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

What is Youth Mental Health First Aid

  • Assists adults to help young people who are developing a mental illness or during a crisis.
  • Supports them until they receive professional help.

What will Youth Mental Health First Aid Teach Me?

  • Adolescent development
  • Signs and symptoms of common mental health problems in young people
  • Where and how to get help

Eligibility criteria 

We offer mental health first aid training to anyone who:

  • works
  • volunteers
  • cares for young people on the Mornington Peninsula. 

Upcoming courses

Two day courses

We will be running courses at the The Corner Youth Centre, Mornington:

Each session will be over two days (9am – 5pm):

  • 15 October and 22 October 2022

Blended courses

We will also be offering 'blended' courses. These are 1-day courses (9am – 5pm) with an additional eLearning component. The blended course will be offered at two different locations:

  • The Corner, Mornington – 19 March 2022  

* eLearning component (approx. 4hours) followed by 1-day with one of our accredited MHFA Instructors.

Register here

For more information

For more information about availability and pricing, please contact Chloe Donazzan:

Phone: 5975 3114

Download the flyer: MPYS Youth Mental Health First Aid -Flyer 2022(PDF, 576KB)