TCC to offer Mental Health First Aid course

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (August 26, 2016) – As part of Suicide Prevention Month in September, Tallahassee Community College will offer a one-day training course in Mental Health First Aid for community members on Saturday, September 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Participants will learn a five-step plan for helping a friend, family member, neighbor or coworker in distress. Those who complete the course will be eligible to receive certification from Mental Health First Aid USA.

Check-in for the course is from 8 to 8:20 a.m. in the lobby of the TCC Center for Workforce Development. The course costs $69.

Another session of the course will be offered Saturday, December 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the TCC Capitol Center.

For information on how to register, contact Jessica Griffin at (850) 201-8761 or griffinj@tcc.fl.edu.