Apply to be an Instructor

Individuals wishing to become certified Mental Health First Aid instructors must complete an intensive 5 day course which is taught periodically throughout the year.



Mental Health First Aid Core Instructor Course

Mental Health First Instructor Training
Core Curriculum
Date: Monday, June 1st through Friday, June 5th
Time: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Location: Mental Health Association of Maryland
1301 York Road, Lutherville, MD 20193

Mental Health First Instructor Training
Core Curriculum
Date: Monday, June 22nd through Friday, June 26th
Time: TBD
Location: Garrett College
687 Mosser Rd, McHenry, MD 21541


The cost of the instructor class is $1500 per person and includes all training materials. The cost of the 8-hour class is $119 per person and includes a take home participant manual. Current Instructors in good standing need only attend the first 2.5 days of training. Group discounts and scholarships are available for both the instructor and 8-hour class.

To register for an upcoming class, or if you have questions, please contact Alethia O'Hara at aohara@mhamd.org or 443.901.1550 ext. 222, or Jennifer Treger at jtreger@mhamd.org or 443.901.1550 ext. 233.