FULLY BOOKED Suicide First Aid

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Community Wise

Ocklynge Rd

Eastbourne

BN21 1PY

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Eligibility for a funded training place

Thanks to funding from the Public Health team at East Sussex County Council we are able to offer fully-funded Suicide First Aid training to individuals and organisations working with men in East Sussex. We appreciate that this a broad category – to help define this further we have provided a list of potential roles or areas of work on the booking form.

Please do get in touch if you have any questions around eligibility for the training.




Course overview

Suicide First Aid teaches the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting. We use only the most experienced suicide prevention trainers to deliver this unique learning experience. The course is for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people at risk of suicide.

Learning outcomes:

- 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




Pre-training requirement

No previous experience or training is necessary. Participants will be asked to self-reflect and empathise with a person having thoughts of suicide.

Who should attend?

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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Participants will gain 6 QCF credit points at Level 4 by completing a workbook of tasks that are assessed against the set learning outcomes.

The qualification costs £85 per learner (optional and extra to subsidised place)

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Community Wise

Ocklynge Rd

Eastbourne

BN21 1PY

United Kingdom

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