Mental Health First Aid is a public education course that trains individuals to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction.

The 8-hour course is taught by Frontier Behavioral Health’s nationally-certified instructors. The course provides information on how to recognize symptoms of mental illness, how to offer and provide initial help, and how to guide a person toward appropriate treatments and other supports.

For dates of upcoming classes at FBH call Tracy Duncan at 509-458-7453 or email

  • A non-refundable fee of $25 per participant includes a training manual and lunch
  • Registration is guaranteed once payment is received
  • Participants must complete the 8-hour course to receive a certificate valid for three years