Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid Training Course

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care. Learn more about what is covered.

About This Course
  • The class is 8 hours of training with lunch and breaks.
  • Lunch is provided.
  • Class size is limited to 30-35 employees.
  • You must complete the entire class to receive the certification and points toward your Healthy Actions Medical Plan.
  • Additional dates and locations will be posted throughout the year.
Upcoming Dates - Due to COVID-19, the previously posted schedule has been revised. New dates and registration will be posted soon!


Employees that complete the Mental Health First Aid certification course will earn 150 points toward the 2021-2022 Healthy Actions Medical Plan. Click here to learn more.



Harris County Employee Wellness
1310 Prairie, Suite 970
(713) 274-5500, Option 9 |