I’m a Mental Health First Aider!
What does it mean to be a Mental Health First Aider?
You have the knowledge and training to:
- Recognize the signs of mental illness or mental health crises,
- Respond to a person experiencing a mental illness or mental health crisis using the ALGEE Action Plan,
- Refer to your Mental Health First Aid manual as you encounter individuals experiencing mental illness, and
- Locate local agencies who support mental health.
How long does my Mental Health First Aider certification last?
MHFA certification expires 3 years after you attend your course.
How do I get recertified as a Mental Health First Aider?
There are currently 2 options to become recertified in MHFA: