Continuing Education Units



Continuing education units depend on the type of course and its duration. Please verify the course format with your instructor(s) to ensure you’re applying for credits for the correct type of course.

Credits for MHFA and YMHFA 2.0 (blended and virtual)

If you need continuing education units for your professional licensure, MU Extension will award:

Youth Mental Health First Aid: 6.5 contact hours or .65 CEUs
Adult Mental Health First Aid: 7.5 contact hours or .75 CEUs

For questions regarding your (Y)MHFA course, please contact your instructor. Contact hours and CEU costs are covered by the Missouri Department of Mental Health.
Virtual/Blended CEU Form >

Credits for MHFA and YMHFA 1.0 (in-person)

If you need continuing education units for your professional licensure, the Missouri Institute of Mental Health will award 9.6 contact hours or 1 CEU for each course completed. The cost for the contact hours and CEUs is $25.
MIMH CEU Store >

If you are a Missouri EMS Professional seeking CEUs, please follow the attached instructions.
EMS CEU First Aider Instructions >

If you are a Missouri interpreter seeking CEUs approved by the Missouri Interpreter Certification System (MICS).
MICS CEU First Aider Instructions >


POST/CLEE
If you are a Missouri Peace Officer seeking Continuing Law Enforcement Education (CLEE) hours, please notify your Mental Health First Aid instructor prior to your training and indicate that you will require POST/CLEE hours.