TWO DAY MHFA & RFA Course information

The Rotary Club of Albury North, through its fundraising initiative known as The Travel Escape Club, have raised funds to provide training of volunteers in the area of Mental Health resilience and First Aid.

All courses are facilitated by Bjelkie Lansdown from BLMC. Bjelkie is a fully qualified trainer in Mental Health First Aid and Resilience with over 30 years’ experience.

The courses on offer are:

1:  FREE THREE HOUR SHORT COURSE: Community volunteers who may need to build and sustain their own mental health resilience to enable them to work efficiently are encouraged to attend a FREE three- hour short course.

Applications for the next available course, being held on Saturday February 24th, can be made via this link:  Mental Health Short Course.  A member of the Rotary Club of Albury North will be in contact to confirm your attendance.

 

 

2:  TWO DAY SUBSIDISED/SPONSORED COURSES: The Rotary Club of Albury North will also consider subsidising or sponsoring community volunteers to attend more comprehensive TWO day training courses on Mental Health First Aid and Resilience First Aid.

                        Course 1: MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) – 21st & 22nd February 2024.

Applications closing end of January

                        Course 2: RFA (Resilience First Aid) – 17th & 18th April.

Applications for RFA close 20 March 2024

 To apply to receive a SUBSIDISED or SPONSORED place in one of the two-day courses, please complete the following APPLICATION and return via email to:

Anne Hayward: singingannabelle@gmail.com or Sue Paini: paini@bigpond.com.au

 

As numbers on any of the courses listed are limited, the sooner applications are received the better chance you’ll have on gaining course placement.

Regarding the two day courses, an application does not guarantee you a fully subsidised position. Each application will be individually assessed by the Albury North Rotary Club who will contact you to discuss your application and sponsorship or subsidy payment.

TWO DAY COURSE APPLICATION FORM   

Course 1: MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) – 21st & 22nd February 2024.

Course 2: RFA (Resilience First Aid) – 17th & 18th April.

  • Your Name:
  • Phone Number:
  • E-mail Address:
  • Address:
  • Please indicate which course you wish to attend: 1: MHFA………..  2: RFA………..
  • Please supply the name of the volunteer group you are currently working with:
  • Please give a brief outline about why you are interested in attending including how this course may impact/support your role as a volunteer.

 

 

 

 

 

Please send your application to:

Anne: singingannabelle@gmail.com and copy Sue: paini@bigpond.com.au