Suicide First Aid - Funded Places For Real Talk Attendees

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Friends Meeting House

Ship Street

Brighton

BN1 1AF

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Eligibility for a place

This course is funded by community fundraising for Grassroots Suicide Prevention. As such, to be eligible for a place on this course, you must have attended one of our community-based Real Talk 1.5 hour workshops*.

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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)


*A small administration fee will apply

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