Training overview

Online and in-person training available

In the UK, 1 in 5 think about suicide in their lifetime

Our training teaches the knowledge, skills and confidence needed to support those at risk of suicide.

We work with organisations across the UK to deliver our life-saving training in suicide prevention, mental health and self-harm.

Whether you’re a professional or community member, our training can help you provide practical support for your workplace, organisation, or community.

Our experienced trainers deliver a range of courses suitable for all abilities.

Individual learners can book onto our public courses delivered online and in Brighton & Hove For more information and to book a place, view our upcoming training dates.

Training for your organisation

We will be pleased to work with you to deliver our training in-house for your organisation either online or at a venue of your choice. This is an effective and economical way to quickly upskill your team.

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Training enquiries

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training


2 days

A comprehensive, evidence-based and highly regarded two day course that teaches a robust and practical model of suicide intervention.

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Suicide Alertness For Everyone


3.5 hours

An accessible, half day course, teaching a four-part framework to provide an initial response to someone who may be at risk of suicide.

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Suicide First Aid
SFA: Suicide First Aid

Face-to-face Available online

6 hours

A one day course teaching the skills needed to identify someone who may be thinking about suicide, and intervene to help create a safe plan, as a first aid approach.

Find out more about SFA

Real Talk - Conversations that save lives
Essential suicide prevention for everyday heroes


1 – 3 hours

A 3 or 1 hour awareness-raising workshop, designed to break down stigma, build confidence and get people talking openly about suicide.

Find out more about Real Talk

Real Talk - Conversations that save lives
Real Talk Interactive Film


15 – 30 minutes

Our free interactive film explores how Jason helps his flatmate Chris, who is experiencing suicidal thoughts. Influence the conversation and safely understand the effect your choices might have.


Watch the Real Talk Interactive Film

MHFA England
Mental Health First Aid

Face-to-face Available online

4 hours to 2 days

Offered as a half day and a two day course, in both Adult and Youth variants, these courses are designed for anyone who needs to learn more about mental health.

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Understanding Self-Harm

Face-to-face Available online

3.5 hours

A half day workshop that explores the dynamics of self-injury and increases confidence in working with someone who self-harms.

Find out more about Understanding Self-Harm

ASIST Training for Trainers


2 – 5 days

This five day residential course prepares you to present the LivingWorks ASIST workshop and become a Registered ASIST Trainer. We also run safeTALK T4T courses.

Find out more about ASIST or safeTALK T4T

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  • Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • YMCA
  • Community Roots
  • Public Health England
  • The Allen Lane Foundation
  • Royal Navy