Mental health training
Our rapidly growing training team is led by Manager of Training and Development, Katrina Bercov.
Our delivery specialists include a team of fully-qualified, highly skilled specialist Mental Health educators from a variety of professional backgrounds including Psychology, Mental Health Nursing, Health Promotion and Education. Meet the training team.
WAAMH’s training methodology utilises our PREPARED © quality framework which integrates and emphasises:
- Participation and interactive learning
- Rigorous evaluation and continual improvement
- Engaging, stimulating delivery
- Principals of Adult Learning
- Aids for retention
- Real world examples and case studies
- Evidence driven, up to date content
- Diverse teaching methodologies to suit different learners
Shine eLearning guide to working in mental health
The Shine package is the result of extensive research and collaboration with WA’s leading mental health specialists. It is an 11-module self-paced online learning tool which serves as an introduction to mental health issues and the community mental health sector. Read more about the course details or visit the Shine home page.
Scheduled Training Courses
A bi-annual schedule of professional development programs can be booked via our website on an individual basis. View courses currently available.
Certificate IV in Mental Health
This six month course will equip you with a nationally recognised formal qualification, and a range of rehabilitation and support skills,focusing on recovery-oriented, community-based support, intervention and promotional work. View full course details.
Custom courses - Onsite delivery
All of our courses are available for delivery at the location, of your choice, at a time and date to suit you. There is no additional charge for us to tailor an existing course to meet your specific needs, including relevant examples and case studies to ensure it suits the background of your participants and context of your organisation. See the large range of custom courses we can offer at your worksite.
Please read the Terms and Conditions of our mental health courses and other training services, and our Cancellation Policy before booking.