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Training

 

Help us to make Tayside a place where anyone thinking about suicide can find help and support in their workplace and community. Everyone can learn to help.

 

There are a number of Living Works suicide prevention training courses run in Tayside, covering awareness and exploration to suicide first aid skills, including suicideTALK, safeTALK and ASIST.  A description of these courses can be found here: http://www.chooselife.net/training/index.aspx

 

Suicide Intervention and Prevention Programme (SIPP)

For more information contact your local choose life coordinator via www.chooselife.net

 

Scottish Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA)

For more information go to

www.smhfa.com

or for local training dates e-mail

smhfa.tayside@nhs.net

 

Your local authority website will also contain details of a variety of training courses which support suicide awareness and related subjects.

 

Perth & Kinross Council

http://www.pkc.gov.uk/article/12562/Training

 

Dundee City Council

http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/search/training

 

The contact for training in Angus is suicideprevention@angus.gov.uk