Health and Aged Care

Short Course Mental Health First Aid – Standard Refresher Course

This course gives participants an opportunity to refresh the knowledge and skills learnt during the 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid Course.

This course will help you:

  • Gain an understanding of the latest research in the mental health field
  • Learn the 3 key actions for helping someone feeling suicidal
  • Work through complex mental health first aid interactions
  • Practice mental health first aid skills

Location, dates and times

Clarence Campus – 4 hours

  • 8 May 2019 – 9am to 1pm
  • 2 July 2019 – 9am to 1pm
  • 22 August 2019 – 9am to 1pm
  • 6 November 2019 – 9am to 1pm

Times are not flexible (latecomers will be refused) as the whole 4 hour course must be attended to qualify for reaccreditation assessment.

Participants will need to provide the same email address that they used for the original Standard MHFA course.  If you do not remember it or are not able to access it, please contact MHFA Australia to discuss options.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

2019 Cost:   $85 per person.  A concession rate is not available for this course.

Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available at our Student Support Services page.



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