Suicide Prevention First Aid


This course aims to provide you with the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting. This course is perfect for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people at risk of suicide.

Duration: This qualification is taught over 1 day

Course Content:

You will be taught:

  • Stigma associated with suicide

  • Suicidal thought and behaviour's

  • Possible causes of suicidal thoughts

  • Importance of partnership working

  • Recognising suicide and asking about suicide

  • Understanding options

  • Suicide- Safety and Self Care

Assessment Structure: 

  • Completion of work book 

Option to complete a follow-on level 4 accredited unit – additional costs apply