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Funded Mental Health First Aid Training (2 Day Course)

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Health Reimagined

8/104 Grafton Street

(next to Medicare/Centrelink)

Cairns City, QLD 4870

Australia

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Supported by Health Reimagined and funded by the Northern Queensland Primary Health

Network (NQPHN) (Australian Government), Health Reimagined have a total of fifteen (15)

places for structured sport, active, recreational organisations or participants per course

to attend the funded training course outlined below.

All courses are open to the general public however the attendee must be a member or

participant of a sporting, recreational or active organisation/group located within the

Cairns Local Government area.


The course will teach one (1) member/participant, per sporting recreational or active

organisation, how to provide initial support to a community member who is developing

mental health problems or in a mental health crisis. The training teaches how to assist

community members developing mental health problems such as depressions, anxiety

problems, psychosis and substance abuse problems.


The training will also teach how to assist community members in a mental health crisis

such as suicidal thoughts and behaviours, non-suicidal injury, panic attacks, traumatic

events, severe psychotic states, severe effects from alcohol or other drug use and

aggressive behaviours.


One (1) member/participant per sporting, recreational or active organisation is funded to attend

the Mental Health First Aid Training Course. (VALUED AT $250).


Eligibility Criteria:

- Member/Participant of a sporting, recreational or active organisation within the Cairns Local Government Area (Far North Queensland).

We look forward to a member of your organisation attending as it will contribute to the overall

improvement of the mental health and wellbeing of the Cairns community.


Please share with your network/organisation contacts.

For further information please do not hesitate to contact Jason Trim (Health Reimagined) –

07 4044 8900 or jtrim@healthreimagined.com.au


We look forward to a member of your organisation attending as it will contribute to the to the overall improvement of the mental health and wellbeing of the Cairns community.


MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING - STANDARD (2 Day Course)

Where: Health Reimagined

8/104 Grafton St, Cairns (next to Medicare)

Date: Saturday 17 February and Sunday 18 February, 2018

Time: 8.30am – 4pm (both days)

Coffee and Tea facilities available

* All participants will receive course materials and a certificate on completion

* Once Registration is completed, attendance is essential as this is a funded course

* Participants who complete this training are eligible to complete an online

Accreditation Assessment in order to receive a Mental Health First Aider Certificate

of Accreditation valid for 3 years

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Health Reimagined

8/104 Grafton Street

(next to Medicare/Centrelink)

Cairns City, QLD 4870

Australia

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