Teaching the theory and practice of suicide interventions skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting, captured in a one-day event accredited by City and Guilds of London. Ann is accredited by Suicide First Aid UK to deliver this unique learning experience, for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people at risk of suicide.
SFAUSI is comprised of 4 parts, each 90 minutes duration. The programme teaches and practices the skills and knowledge needed to identify someone who maybe thinking about suicide and to intervene competently to help create suicide-safety as a first aid approach.
What we cover:
Stigma, survivors and the Hidden Toll
Suicide thoughts and behaviour
Intervention of behaviour v. outcome of behaviour
Possible causes of suicide thoughts
The Ripple Effect
Population-based approach to suicide prevention
Working with attitudes and values
“I’m so glad you told me” audio visual
Meeting the needs of a person who is thinking about suicide
Suicide Safety Guide
Suicide- safety and self-care
The risk assessment approach
Suicide and suicide gestures
Taught over 6 hours using tutor facilitated learning, tutor-led role- play, mini lectures, group work and audio-visual presentations. This is a highly interactive and emotionally engaging learning experience.
No previous experience or training is necessary. Participants will be asked to self-reflect and empathise with a person having thoughts of suicide. There is no expectation on participants to share personal experiences.
This can be delivered online or face-to-face.
Duration 1 day
Open course £150 + VAT per person
Closed course for companies / organisations £1500 + VAT for up to 16 people
(Corporate discounts are available, and Staffordshire businesses may be eligible for funding through the Skills Hub www.staffsskillshub.co.uk)
Suicide First Aid One-Day