Instructor Application

Applications must be received at least 2 weeks prior to the training. 

If you live or work in Missouri and are interested in becoming an instructor, please complete the following steps.

Step 1: Review the Becoming an Instructor Guide for important details about course curricula, requirements, tuition, and trainings.

Step 2: Fill out the MHFA Instructor Interest Form. Our team will then email you the Application Packet with step-by-step directions for our online application process.  Please review the entire packet thoroughly.

Step 3: Apply online.

Existing Instructors: 
We offer a tuition discount for existing instructors who are already certified in one version of the curriculum and seeking dual certification.  Please complete steps 1 and 2 above, and our team will email you the appropriate application.

If you have any questions please contact us at info@mhfamissouri.org

Instructor Scholarships

Scholarships are available to offset the cost of MHFA Instructor Training tuition.

Missouri’s Department of Mental Health provides some limited scholarships. If you are in need of a scholarship, indicate this when you complete Step 2MHFA Instructor Interest Form.  Scholarship amounts range from partial to full scholarships.

To be eligible for a scholarship, you must have previously taken a Mental Health First Aid course.