October 19-23, 2020 – Adult Mental Health First Aid Instructor Training – Kansas City, MO
Applications/Scholarships: Visit the MHFA Instructor page to learn about becoming an instructor.
To become a Missouri Instructor you must complete and submit an application found here. Limited scholarships are available to offset the cost of MHFA Instructor Training tuition. Scholarship applications are found here.
**YOUR APPLICATION MUST BE APPROVED BEFORE YOU CAN REGISTER FOR THIS TRAINING***
Training Dates: October 19-23, 2020 (New Instructor Course) October 19-21, 2020 (Existing Instructor Course- only for those already certified in Youth MHFA)
Training Location: Holiday Inn Country Club PlazaOne E 45th StreetKansas City, MO 64111
Training Schedule: Monday - Thursday8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - TrainingFriday8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Training
Training ends by 1pm on Wednesday for Existing Instructors.
You will be required to complete some assignments outside of class time during the evenings and preparation is required for your mandatory presentation.
Schedule is subject to change and be shortened to a 3 or 4 day schedule based on registration. You will receive notice 2 weeks before the course if there are any schedule adjustments.
Cost: $1850 for the New Instructor training, $850 for the Existing Instructor training (existing instructor training is only available for those who have already been certified as a Youth MHFA Instructor). This cost includes a continental breakfast and lunch daily (with the exception of lunch Friday).
Cancellation Policy: Those cancelling 30 days or more prior to the training date will receive 100% refund; 29-7 days prior to the training will receive a 50% refund. Those cancelling with less than 7 days’ notice prior to training will not be eligible for a refund. Cancellation fees are the responsibility of the registering party and/or their organization. Cancellation fees may not be paid with scholarship or other funding from the Department of Mental Health. Scholarship recipients who cancel will be responsible for paying the cancellation fees as established above.
Transferring Registration to another MHFA Instructor Course: Participants may transfer registration to another course with notice of at least 7 days. Scholarship transfers are subject to the approval of the Department of Mental Health.
Attendance/Certification: As stated on the application, acceptance into the instructor training course does not guarantee certification as a Mental Health First Aid Instructor.
The national standards for that certification require the following:
Dress Code: Dress is casual. We recommend dressing in layers as room temperatures may vary.
Travel/Lodging: Participants are responsible for arranging their own travel and lodging accommodations.
Questions?For questions regarding the training, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 314-516-8431.
For questions regarding the registration system or options on how to bill your employer, please contact email@example.com or 314-516-8419.
**In the case of low registration, the course may be cancelled or postponed. **
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