Certified Resilience First Aid Instructor

Andrew Palacios

Industry Focus:

Military, Law Enforcement, Fire and Rescue, Emergency medical services, Mining Industry, Health Care Staff, Security Industry


  • Perth Western Australia
  • Delivers courses Australia wide

Instructor Bio

Andrew is the director of AEP Consultants which is a veteran owned and operated company that provide services in Resilience & Mental Health First Aid training and Leadership & Development.

Andrew served for 16 years in the Australian Army within both the Regular and Special Forces community. Andrew has served with others who were experiencing mental health concerns and has an understanding in the rehabilitation processes used to help and manage mental health illnesses. Through his own experience and working with other veterans, Andrew understands the importance of being proactive with mental health for long term success and well being.

He also has experience in the FIFO environment providing leadership coaching and training in WA.

Andrew is an enthusiastic presenter that ensures he conveys information respectfully, and in a way that is engaging for all learning styles. Andrew is passionate about reducing stigma associated with mental health concerns by using a proactive and preventive approach.

What will you learn?

Learn how to proactively build mental wellness in people you care about

Learn how to support others through six resilience domains

Learn language to talk proactively about mental health

Learn how to respond when someone is struggling

Learn a strength-based model to become a source of hope

Learn how to connect meaningfully to support those around you

Resilience First Aid

Course Outcome

On completion of the course, you will:

Don’t wait until the people around you are struggling.

Take on the challenge now to build mental health proactively. This is how we can make a long term impact.

- Jurie Rossouw