This online micro-credential will provide an overview of mental health issues in Australia and outlines the first response when encountering a person with a mental health problem, or experiencing a traumatic event or crisis. The micro-credential will outline appropriate strategies for the first responder to use in managing the situation until professional help is available.
This micro-credential can also be undertaken in a face to face workshop for groups of six or more participants by negotiation.
Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this micro-credential should work or study in the health and/or fitness profession.
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Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
This mciro-credential provides Professional Development for health and/or fitness professionals.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion, students will be awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
If you are a Registered Exercise Professional with Fitness Australia as a Group Exercise/Gym Instructor or greater, you will also be eligible to attain Fitness Australia CECs on the successful completion of this course.
Study Mode Definitions
*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.
Select a course structure below to view the delivery details, including the different study modes offered for each structure.
4 hours of self-paced online learning.
Digital Badge via Credly
Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio.