Overview of this Training Course
The ASIST training course is an in-depth two day session for 15-25 people.
ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) equips participants with the skills and insights to help them support vulnerable people and signpost them towards appropriate support. Included in the course:
- Discussion on UK suicide statistics
- Video of real-life scenarios in which doctors, police and social workers share experiences of suicide crisis situations
- Information about how to identify signs and steer individuals towards appropriate support
- Roleplay exercises providing hands-on experience of the ‘pathway’ technique