09/12/2021 at 9:15 am - 1:30 pm
Suicide Prevention Training South Tyneside
Date: 9th Dec 2021
Location: Online (zoom details will be sent prior to course commencing)
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
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 is funded by South Tyneside Council and places are
limited to those working and/or residing in South Tyneside.
- Offer support and information to people who are experiencing suicidal thoughts
- Support local people to identify ‘a life worth living’ and equip workers and
volunteers with the confidence, skills and knowledge they need to offer support and information to a potentially suicidal person.
- Provide them with knowledge to signpost to local services and access the
relevant pathway of support
- Reduce suicides
Upon completion of the training workshop delegates will have developed
competencies in the areas of skills, knowledge and attitudes associated with
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
Please ensure you are able to complete the full course before booking as not attending, leaving the course without explanation or cancelling within 5 days prior to the course commencing will incur a £50.00 cancellation fee.