Mental Health First Aid

Developed by the Mental Health Commission of Canada


Update - Expired First Aid Training Certificates

Expired First Aid Training Certificates Effective September 15, 2020 St. John Ambulance Alberta will no longer honour a grace period for recertification of expired first aid certificates or extended completion period of the blended in-class assessments for certification. Six of our seven St. John Training Centres are now open in the Province. Our Fort McMurray location is currently providing classes in a temporary location due to flood damage to our Training Centre.


Resumption of in-class training - Covid-19

St. John Ambulance is pleased to announce our business resumption plan for in-class training. Starting on May 25, 2020, our Edmonton location will be piloting the in-class training in accordance with the policies and guidance from the Province of Alberta. On June 1, we will continue a phased-in approach across our other 6 locations.

Mental Health First Aid.
In this course developed by the Mental Health Commission of Canada, participants will learn how to assist people who are showing signs of mental health problems or who are experiencing a mental health crisis.

Contact your nearest St. John Ambulance Centre today
1-800-665-7114 or visit
Please note: This course does not train an individual to be a therapist, counsellor or mental health professional.

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