Taught over 3.5 hours using tutor facilitated learning, tutor-led role-play, mini lectures, group work and audio-visual presentations. This is a highly interactive and emotionally engaging learning experience.
No previous experience or training is necessary. Participants will be asked to self- reflect and empathise with a person having thoughts of suicide. There is no expectation on participants to share personal experiences.
Who should attend?
Anyone with an interest in suicide prevention including multi-sector managers and practitioners in the emergency services, sport, health, housing, social care, education, criminal justice, call centre operators, private, voluntary and public sector workers and community groups.
There is no accreditation with this course however participants may wish to attend the Suicide First Aid through Understanding Suicide Intervention (One Day) course where there is an option to gain 6 NQF credit points at Level 4 by completing a workbook of tasks that are assessed against set learning outcomes.