Can I do my refresher course online? July 09, 2021 04:16 Updated Follow Refresher Courses can be completed online. When looking for a course in the public listing onthe MHFA website, note the location which will indicate if the course is offered online or in person. MHFAider accreditation is valid for 3 years after attending a MHFA course and completing the onlineassessment. In order to renew their accreditation, MHFAiders can attend a 4-hour face-to-face Refresher Course or 5-hour video-conferencing online Refresher Course. There is an online Accreditation Assessment after the face-to-face session which when completed will extend accreditation by a further 3 years.3 years after completing a Refresher Course, MHFAiders will need to attend a full 12 or 14-hour MHFAcourse in order to maintain their accreditation. Youth MHFAiders could attend a Blended Youth program or a 14-hour course to maintain their accreditation. Related articles What is a MHFA Refresher Course? Is there an MHFA Instructor running courses in my area? What is the cost of attending the MHFA course? I cannot access the online PDF Mental Health First Aid Manual What is a Blended MHFA Course?