Suicide Awareness Training


About this training

2.5 hours

Face-to-face or virtual delivery


Course outline

Introduction to Suicide Awareness 

  • Common myths around suicide 
  • Figures on suicide 

Recognising the signs that someone may be at risk 

  • What to look out for that might give us concern that someone may be thinking of suicide 
  • Risk factors that make people more vulnerable to suicide 

Asking about suicidal thoughts

  • How to have compassionate conversations 
  • Recognising invitations to ask about suicide 
  • How to ask directly about suicide 

Supporting to safety

  • Crisis response – what to do if someone is immediately at risk 
  • Signposting to support – to stay safe for now and into the future 

Looking after ourselves

  • Self-care when supporting others 


How to book training

To book this course please call 01206 764600 or email


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