Continuing Education Units

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 2nd Edition

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
Community-Specific 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

Credits for MHFA 1st Edition

If you are a Missouri interpreter seeking CEUs approved by the Missouri Interpreter Certification System (MICS).

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.