Do you work in Construction/Manual/Factory Settings/Shift Work/Driving in Suffolk or North East Essex?
Most of us have been affected by suicide. It happens all around us: in our schools, in our workplaces, in our communities. More and more people across the UK are qualifying in suicide prevention. You could be one of them.
The National Centre for Suicide Prevention Training UK CIC and Suffolk County Council is providing training in Suffolk and North East Essex to raise awareness of suicide, and increase skills. The aim is to increase knowledge, skills and conﬁdence, while challenging the stigma that can be a barrier to people at risk accessing help and keeping safe.
These courses will cover :
The impact and value of personal and professional experience with suicide
Barriers that prevent people at risk seeking help
Prevalence of suicide thoughts and suicide behaviours
The Signs of Suicide and the Suicide-Safety Guide
Partnership working and community resources
You can choose between a half day or full day course.
12th October 9am – 4.30pm full day
14th October 9am – 4.30pm full day
19th October – 9am – 12.30pm half day
21st October 9am -12:30 20 half day
Online – details sent upon application
Please email Suicidepreventiontraining@suffolk.gov.uk to book a space on the course, stating your name and job role. Please identify which date you would like to book onto and provide your email address.