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Suicide First Aid Training

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SFA Suicide First-Aid through Understanding Suicide Intervention – City and Guilds of London Institute

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We are pleased to continue the launch of our exclusive 1-day training solution for suicide intervention skills, which has been developed in partnership with the International City & Guilds Approved Centre Suicide First Aid Qualifications. The course has been accredited by City & Guilds of London. Upon satisfactory completion participants attain 6 QCF credits at level 4.

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Course overview:

Teaching the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting, captured in a one-day event accredited by City and Guilds of London. We use only the most experienced suicide prevention trainers to deliver this unique learning experience: for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people at risk of suicide.

Course content:

  • The impact and value of personal and professional experience with suicide
  • Barriers that prevent people at risk seeking help
  • Prevalence of suicide thoughts and suicide behaviours
  • The Signs of Suicide and the Suicide-Safety Guide
  • Partnership working and community resources

Methods of delivery:

Taught over 6 hours using tutor facilitated Socratic learning, tutor-led role-play, mini lectures, group work and audiovisual presentations. This is a highly interactive and emotionally engaging learning experience.

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.


Please contact me before booking if you have any accessability needs. This training is in an upstairs room with no lift access which may not be suitable for everyone. There needs to be a minimum of 8 learners for the course to commence.

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