Mental Health First Aid — Basic


Mental Health Commission of Canada course facilitated by St. John Ambulance

Course Description

Mental Health First Aid - Basic is intended for adults interacting with adults (18 years and older).

Participants who take this course are well prepared to interact confidently about mental health with their family, friends, communities, and workplaces.

Course Availability
This course is available in the following locations
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Yukon

What you should know

This is a 2-day course.


Course Content
Course Content

This course focuses on the four most common mental health disorders:

  • substance-related disorders
  • mood-related disorders
  • anxiety and trauma-related disorders
  • psychotic disorders.
Delivery Method

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