Suicide Awareness Training
Our Suicide Awareness Training has been co-produced and designed by experts with lived experience of mental illness. The content is engaging and interactive, and the delivery methods ensure the subject can be explored fully and safely.
This training course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to better understand the topic of suicide and spot any warning signs suicide, as well as to feel more confident in how to support yourself and hold a safe conversation with someone who is having thoughts of suicide.
Who is it for?
This session is for everyone.
Outside of specifically funded programmes (see below), we charge for our training and take bookings from organisations rather than individuals.
How long is the session?
The session is 4 hours, plus a one hour break. We can also deliver this training as 2x 2 hour sessions on different days.
We can deliver this training either as an online course or face-to-face.
What will I learn?
Delivered through a range of activities and case studies, modules covered are:
- How to look after yourself
- The stigma associated with suicide and how we can challenge this
- Warning signs of suicide
- How to hold a safe conversation with someone who is having thoughts of suicide
How do I book?
Contact our training team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0333 222 5878.
North West London
If you live, work, study or volunteer in the London Boroughs of Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith and Fulham, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea or Westminster, you may be able to access this training for free. For more information, please email email@example.com.
"The content of the course and resources were very well put together to enable us to learn about the subject and thoughtfully respond. I feel more confident to approach suicide as a conversation which needs to happen rather than one which needs to be avoided."