Training calendar for mental health courses

As a direct result of the impact that COVID-19 has had on face to face gatherings, SA Mental Health Training Centre (SAMHTC) has now increased its to online live video streaming. For more information, see the following pages:

MHFA = Cost of $150 per person applies to non-SA Health employees.

August 2021

August 2021
Date Course Time Program status
25 Introduction to CBT (Part 2) 0900 to 1230
26 NOCC - refresher on Adult /Older persons
1300 to 1620
30 Risk Assessment 1300 to 1620

September 2021

September 2021
Date Course Time Location Program status
2 Motivational Interviewing 0900 to 1230

7 Supportive Leadership Face to Face only - limited places 3 Butler Drive Hendon 0900 to 1630

8 Mental State Examination 0900 to 1230

8 CBT for Behavioural Addictions 1300 to 1620

9 NOCC - new training on Adult /Older persons
0900 to 1230


9 Creating a Therapeutic Alliance 1300 to 1620

13 Trauma Informed Care (Org Aspects) 1300 to 1620

14 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 NALHN GP Plus Elizabeth
15 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 NALHN GP Plus Elizabeth
16 Solution Focused (Brief) Therapy (Part 1) 0900 to 1230

20 Get Your ACT Together 1300 to 1620

21 Phase of Care Adult/Older Persons/CAMHS 0900 to 1230

22 Mental Health Act Overview 0900 to 1230

October 2021

October 2021
Date Course Time Location Program status
12 Solution Focused (Brief) Therapy (Part 2) 1300 to 1620

13 Supportive Leadership Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 3 Butler Dve Hendon
14 Trauma Informed Care (Clinical Aspects) 1300 to 1620

18 Applying ACT for Anxiety & Depression 1300 to 1620

19 Mental Health First Aid - Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 3 Butler Dve Hendon
20 Mental Health First Aid - Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 3 Butler Dve Hendon
21 CBT for Behavioural Addictions 1300 to 1620

27 Introduction to CBT (Part 2) 1300 to 1620

28 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 Port Augusta Hospital
29 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid - Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 Port Augusta Hospital

November 2021

November 2021
Date Course Time Location Program status
2 Motivational Interviewing 1300 to 1620

3 Mental Health First Aid Refresher Face to Face only 0900 to 1300 3 Butler Dve Hendon
4 Get Your ACT Together 1300 to 1620

8 Creating a Therapeutic Alliance 1300 to 1620

9 Trauma Informed Care (Org Aspects) 0900 to 1230

9 - 10 Mental Health First Aid Training (Standard) 0900 to 1630 The Lakes Hotel, 141 Brebner Drive, West Lakes 5021 (Eastside Room)
10 NOCC - new training on CAMHS 0900 to 1230

15 Applying ACT for Anxiety & Depression 1300 to 1620

16 Mental State Examination 1300 to 1620

22 Introduction to CBT (Part 1) 1300 to 1620

24 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid - Face to Face only - limited places QEH Level 2 Room 2 0900 to 1630

25 Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid - Face to Face only 0900 to 1630 QEH Level 2 Room 2
25 Authorised Officer Support Session 1300 to 1620

30 NOCC - refresher training on Adult /Older persons 0900 to 1230

December 2021

December 2021
Date Course Time Program status
1 Introduction to CBT (Part 2) 0900 to 1230
1 CBT for Behavioural Addictions 1300 to 1620
2 Trauma Informed Care (Clinical Aspects) 1300 to 1620
6 Trauma Informed Care (Org Aspects) 1300 to 1620
7 Engaging Clients who display challenging behaviours 0900 to 1230
7 Phase of Care Adult/Older Persons/CAMHS 1300 to 1620

Contact us

Email: HealthMentalHealthLearning@sa.gov.au