Module 1 Mental Health & Suicide Awareness Training - Mansfield (Volunteers...

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Nottinghamshire County Council have commissioned Harmless to deliver a range of Mental Health awareness and Suicide prevention accredited courses. Please note, you must be a resident or supporting people who reside in Nottinghamshire to qualify for a place on this training course in order to meet eligibility criteria for this free training session. Only 2 people from the same organisation can attend the course at one time.

For more information or advice on the courses being delivered please speak to a member of the training team:


  • 0115 880 0281

Half day Module 1 Mental Health & Suicide Awareness training

Training is targeted to specific audiences, rather than knowledge levels so you will not need to attend ALL modules.


For members of the community or a volunteers who are involved in a community scheme or activity about mental health or suicide preveniton for adults (18+)

Learning outcomes:

  • Define the term mental health, using the mental health continuum

  • Recognise the signs of mental ill health and suicide risk

  • Explore the links between physical and mental health

  • Increase awareness of the impact of attitudes and beliefs that lead to stigma and discrimination around mental ill health and suicide

  • Understand the Five Ways to Wellbeing and Safe to Talk about Suicide

  • Increase confidence in having a conversation with someone in distress and supporting them to seek help

  • Understanding the wider impact of emotional distress on friends and family


"I found the session very useful & I am sure it will make me feel more comfortable that I could help someone if the situation arose."
"Informal & relaxed environment for exploring & considering MH & Suicide. Feel more informed about how to react if someone discloses."

This training is not suitable for professional groups who require more in-depth skills and knowledge to assess and provide long-term support to individuals with mental ill health or suicide risk.

If you would like to book a place please register your interest through Eventbrite and a member of the Let's Talk Training team will send you a booking form. Places can only be confirmed once a completed booking form is returned and you have recieved a confirmation email from us.

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