Many employers give continuing education credits. Check with your employer to see if these are approved for you.
Mental Health First Aid – Mental Health First Aid Canada (MHFA), sponsored by the Mental Health Commission of Canada, is a 12-hour training course delivered in 4 modules, carried out over 2 days. Participants will learn how to provide initial help to people who are showing signs of a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
ASIST – Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop that helps caregivers to provide suicide life-assisting first-aid intervention using the Pathway for Assisting Life (PAL) model. The ASIST model teaches effective intervention skills while helping build suicide prevention networks in the community.
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If you would like to book a group training, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 236-422-1994.
The above courses are approved by:
- Emergency Medical Assistance Continuing Education (MHFA – 12 hrs credit; ASIST – 15 hrs credit)