Safer Communities offers Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and consultancy to schools and workplaces. We are based in the Byron Bay Hinterland but travel throughout Australia.

With an extensive background in the Australian education and school system, we specialise in providing services to schools and youth focused community organisations.


Mark Smith 

Phone: 0413 684 350

Email: mark@safercommunities.com.au

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Youth Mental Health First Aid will contribute 14 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 6.2.2, 6.4.2, 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

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4 Hour Youth MHFA Refresher

The 4 Hour Youth MHFA Refresher Course is for any person who has completed the 14 Hour Youth MHFA course in the past three years, and are seeking a further 3 years accreditation through update. 

These courses are held when demand is expressed - please contact us to request training.