safeTALK training for the Queensferry Community

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Transport Scotland - Education and Contact Centre

Ferrymuir Gait

South Queensferry

Edinburgh

EH30 9SF

United Kingdom

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Priority will be given to people living and working in the South Queensferry community.

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safeTALK is suicide alertness training. safeTALK teaches you to recognise persons with thoughts of suicide and to connect them to suicide intervention resources.

In this training you will learn

To identify the signs of suicide intent

Gain confidence in providing practical assistance to people with suicidal thoughts and to activate a ‘suicide alert’ by following the ‘TALK’ (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe) steps.

How to communicate with a person at suicide risk.

Those with recent personal experience of suicide may find this training upsetting & are advised to think carefully before applying if this is the right time for you.

Places are limited so if you change your mind please do cancel the ticket. Thanks

Useful resources

https://samaritans.org 116123

https://breathingspace.scot

https://vimeo.com/338176393

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Transport Scotland - Education and Contact Centre

Ferrymuir Gait

South Queensferry

Edinburgh

EH30 9SF

United Kingdom

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