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Course Description

Suicide First Aid Lite 01 - Cost £50pp

Code: SE307

Date: Friday 10th July 2020

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm

Duration: 3 hour

Location: Zoom Online Training Map

Cost: £50.00 (once you register for the course, we will be in touch to arrange payment)

Description: Suicide First Aid is a one day training programme for groups of up to 16 people, and is accredited by City & Guilds, making it the route to the UK’s only national qualification in Suicide Prevention. The programme is evidence-based, interactive, and covers both theory and practical skills. Participants learn and practice the skills needed to identify someone who may be thinking about suicide, and to competently intervene to help create a safe plan, as a first aid approach.


  • Suicide behaviour; reasons and magnitude of the community health problem.
  • Role of the carer in managing suicide interventions; different roles with different people
  • Understand approaches and process of suicide intervention including desired outcomes
  • Understand the importance of self-reflection and personal impact when working with suicide and people at risk 

Relevance: Multi-sector practitioners including health, housing, social care, education, criminal justice, call centre operators, private, voluntary and public sector workers and community members

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