Free online Suicide Prevention Alertness Skills training

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START Suicide Prevention Alertness Skills free online training programme

 

Would you like to learn how to become suicide alert in your work, home, voluntary and community life?

START is a free online, interactive training programme, open to anybody in the community, that will give you the skills and knowledge to keep others safe from suicide. 

 

  • Open to anybody in the community aged 18+

 

  • Learn how to identify people who are at risk, confidently ask them about the topic of suicide and connect them with resources that can help them stay safe

 

  • 1.5 to 2-hour programme you can complete on any internet accessible device

 

  • Complete in one session or complete at your own pace in up to 60 days

 

  • Mix of guided online content, video and interactive questions

 

  • Certificate of completion at end of programme

 

This course is made available in Ireland by the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention and LivingWorks.

If you're interested email michaeln@mentalhealthireland.ie to find out more or register.

Please forward details of this training to others you know who may be interested.