A Life Worth Living course TBC South Tyneside


02/03/2022 at 9:15 am - 1:30 pm

Better Mental Health

Online Suicide Prevention Training
South Tyneside 

Date :2nd March 2022

Time -9.15am – 1.30pm

Location: TBC

 Aims: Both nationally and regionally we are challenged with preventing suicide. By training our community we can tackle the stigma associated with suicide and reach many more people and their families. This half day training course focuses upon a community approach to suicide prevention and intervention.

 *This  training offer for 2 spaces per organisation comes via Better Mental Health Funding and is focused upon those who address health inequalities across South Tyneside 


  • Challenge the myths and stigma surrounding suicide
  • Spot the warning signs that someone may be having thoughts of suicide
  • Have a supportive conversation with confidence using the LIFE model
  • Signpost to further support
  • Look after your own wellbeing

Upon completion of the training workshop delegates will have developed
competencies in the areas of skills, knowledge and attitudes associated with
suicide prevention

There are many myths about suicide, get the facts ……attend the training.
Due to the subject of this training it is not recommended for those who have
recently been bereaved and for some who may be experiencing
suicidal thoughts.

You will need to download the most recent version of Zoom ‘5’ to your device and check your camera and microphone are working before the course. To prevent any delays you must log into the zoom room at 9am

Please ensure you are able to complete the full course before booking as not attending, leaving the course without explanation or cancelling within 7 days prior to the course commencing will incur a £50.00 cancellation fee.



Supportive Person

A supportive person is required as the course can be emotive and we need to have a person in place should you require additional support during the course, this can be a colleague, friend, relative etc.

Organisation Info

If attending a workplace course, you must provide details about the organisation

Booking and Cancellation Policy

Whilst there is no payment taken at the time of booking your fully funded space via our online booking system Washington Mind reserves the right to charge a £50.00 fee as agreed with funders for the following:

  • Cancellation of attendance within 0 - 7 days before the training session
  • None attendance on the day of the training session ( DNA)
  • None completion of all sessions that apply to delivery of the course in full.
  • An alternative delegate may be substituted by an organisation without charge for the whole course. Delegates can NOT be substituted partway through the training course.
  • The delegate is aware that Washington Mind’s mental health training programme covers emotive subjects such as suicide, self-harm, death and dying.
  • By submitting the booking form, the delegate agrees to the dates, times and the subsequent charge referenced
  • The delegate must be able to attend the training session in FULL
  • Washington Mind reserve the right to cancel a training session for operational reasons at any time
  • Please contact Washington Mind if you wish to discuss or clarify anything further before making a booking

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