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  • Become an Accredited Mental Health First Aid Instructor
    Take the Lead in Building Knowledge on Mental Health in
    Your Community

Instructors’ Course is a standardized training provided by MHFA India that equips you with capacities to initiate and deliver the Standard Mental Health First Aid Course for different interested groups. You need to apply and meet a set of selection criteria to attend the training. Being an SMHFA instructor, you will be able to positively influence communities on the way they perceive and address mental health problems. 

Why Teach Mental Health First Aid


Consistently proven to have positive impact on increasing knowledge, reducing stigma, and bringing positive attitude towards mental health.

Structured Community

Organized instructors’ community that works in a systematic manner to assure high quality of training delivery.

Adapted and Acculturated

Relevant education reflecting the Indian mental health scenario which helps in practicing the First aid skills in every day life.

Evidence Based

Grounded in research, tested by experts and inputs from people with lived experience of mental health issues.


Following the Agreed International mental health first aid guidelines.

Internationally Recognized

A universal mental health program running in 25 countries.

Become one of the First Instructors in India! Join the Community of 5000 Instructors from Around the World!