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Suicide Prevention Course

Delivered Live Online

Course dates

Available as a private course for organisations. Please contact us to book.


1-day course


Live Online or Classroom based


£1,195 for 12 delegates

Suicide Prevention Training

Course Outline

One in five people in the UK has suicidal thoughts in their lifetime.  

But suicide can be prevented. Learn how to recognise the warning signs and start a conversation, so you can get people experiencing suicidal thoughts, the professional help and support they need.   

What you’ll learn:

By the end of this course, learners will be able to: 

  • Identify at risk groups 
  • Recognise the warning signs 
  • Learn how to start a conversation 
  • Understand the support available and signpost 

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding suicide and self-harm
  • Introduction and context
  • Language and suicidal thoughts
  • At risk groups and recognising the signs of suicide and self-harm
  • How to prevent suicide and self-harm
  • Starting a conversation
  • Support and signposting

Who’s it for?

This course is aimed at people working in organisations (public, private and third sector) who may come across people experiencing suicidal thoughts, either internally or within the communities they serve. 

How it's delivered:

This course is delivered live on-line or in a classroom with a trainer and can be accessed via a PC, Mac or Tablet. There will be group work and breakout sessions. You can interact, ask questions, and practice new skills – all without leaving your desk.