Funding for this research was provided by:
National Health and Medical Research Council (APP1042772)
Received: 29 April 2020
Accepted: 8 September 2020
First Online: 6 October 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Participants gave online written consent to participate at the beginning of the study and verbal consent to participate at each follow-up assessment interview. The study was approved by the University of Melbourne Human Research Ethics Committee (Ethics ID 1135679).
: Not applicable.
: CK, BK and AJ are the authors of the Youth MHFA course. CK is employed by MHFA International (trading as MHFA Australia) as the Director of Research and Curriculum, AJ is a member of the Board and BK a former CEO and member of the Board of this organization. AM, JF, NR, MY, and LH have no competing interests.