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Course In Mental Health Support For First Responders


The First Aid Nest is pleased to provide 11244NAT – Course in Mental Health Support for First Responders

Contact us today to get all the information you need and book your team.

Course In Mental Health Support For First Responders – 11244NAT

This course is designed to address the unique psychological challenges faced by those on the front lines, including both professional first responders and individuals who find themselves in such a role unexpectedly, as well as teachers, educators, and anyone undertaking a basic first aid course. We aim to provide comprehensive support and education on mental health in emergency response, focusing on building resilience and equipping you with practical tools to manage the mental health impacts of responding to crises.


from $129 pp

This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by the training provider.

There is an online course that is followed by a short 1-2hr face to face assessment.

Group face to face courses are available in Sydney, NSW

We can come to your site in Sydney and faciliatate a face to face session (min 5 ppl)

An individual undertaking this course with Allens Training Pty Ltd will need to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:

  • Communication skills sufficient to engage in effective dialogue, and understand complex concepts related to mental health

Online study options:  The online learning program can be found in the student portal. Students must have access to a computer, smart phone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online studies and practical assessment.

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.

The following units will be included in your certificate:

  • 11244NAT – Course in Mental Health Support for First Responders
  • NAT11244001 – Develop knowledge of mental health support for first responders
  • NAT11244002 – Provide mental health support to first responders

This certificate does not require renewal

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website ( for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

Practical task demonstrations:

  • Case Study: Demonstrate an understanding of mental health
  • Scenario 1 – Provide Support for a mental health concern
  • Scenario 2 – Provide Support for a mental health crisis

Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions. All questions must be completed.

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