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SFAUSI is comprised of 4 parts, each approximately 90 minutes duration. The program teaches and practices the skills and knowledge needed to identify someone who may be thinking about suicide and competently intervene to help create suicide-safety as a first-aid approach.

Part 1 – 09:30 to 11:00

  • Introduction to: the day; program; ourselves and suicide prevention

  • Stigma, Survivors of bereavement by suicide and the Hidden Toll

  • Suicide – the Ripple Effect

  • Suicide thoughts and suicide behavior

  • Intention of behaviour Versus Outcome of behaviour

  • Possible Causes of Suicide thoughts

Part 2 – 11:15 to 12:45

  • Population-based approach to suicide prevention

  • Partnership working

  • “I’m really glad you’ve told me” audio visual

Part 3 – 13:30 to 14:45

  • Meeting the needs of a person ‘letting you know’

  • Suicide-Safety Guide

  • Step 1 – Recognising suicide and Asking about suicide

  • Step 2 – Understanding options

Part 4 – 15:00 to 16:30

  • Step 3 – Safeguarding suicide

  • Suicide-safety and self-care

  • The risk assessment approach?

  • Connecting after an intervention

  • Future learning

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methods of delivery

SFAUSI is comprised of 4 parts, each approximately 90 minutes duration. The programme teaches and practices the skills and knowledge needed to identify someone who may be thinking about suicide and competently intervene to help create suicide-safety as a first aid approach.

Pre-Training Requirement

No previous experience or training is necessary. Participants will be asked to self- reflect and empathise with a person having thoughts of suicide.

who should attend

No previous experience or training is necessary. Participants will be asked to self- reflect and empathise with a person having thoughts of suicide.

accreditation

Participants will gain 6 credit points at Level 4 by completing a workbook of tasks that are assessed against the set learning outcomes. This is the National Qualification in Suicide Prevention for the United Kingdom.

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