Type of Entry: Training
Name: Talking about suicide - 10 tools
Date added: 15 September 2020
Delivery type: Online
Owned by: Olly's Future and Start the conversation
Cost: Yes
Target audience: Anyone
Length of training  90 minutes
Level of training

Foundation level

  • Recognise signs of suicidality
  • Understand reasons behind thoughts of suicide
  • Engaging a person in crisis empathically
  • Offer emotional support
  • Recognise potential barriers to seeking help
  • Signpost to appropriate resources (help lines)
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Learn 10 practical tools to give you the confidence to help someone you are worried about, who might be thinking of suicide

This training incurs a cost however once a month a free introduction session is hosted. Please enquire for costs (may vary depending on group size and location). Search Talking about Suicide - 10 tools on Event Brite for upcoming courses. This course has been developed specifically targeted at young professionals. 

In response to Covid-19, we worked hard and fast, along with suicide prevention training company Start the Conversation, to move our 90-minute workshop online. The result is Talking about Suicide: Ten Tools, which we are delivering on Zoom on the dates listed below. Visit the website for latest dates.

This course is based on another course 'Pressure for success' which is a face to face course. This course has been developed to be an online version to facilitate courses during the Coronavirus.

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