Suicide First Aid Lite – Half Day Training session for the ARRS Personalised Care roles

The course will be open to the 3 Personalised Care ARRS roles – Social Prescribing Link Workers, Health & Wellbeing Coaches & Care Coordinators.

This is a National Centre for Suicide Prevention, Education and Training (NCSPET) standard course.


  • Introduction and programme outline
  • Working with attitudes & values
  • Stigma, survivors of bereavement by suicide and the Hidden Toll®
  • Suicide – The Ripple Effect®
  • Suicide thoughts and suicide behaviour
  • Intention of behaviour versus Outcome of behaviour®
  • Possible causes of suicide thoughts
  • ‘I’m really glad you told me’® – audio visual


  • Suicide Safety Guide – 3 Step Model
  • Step 1 – Recognise and asking about suicide
  • Step 2 – Understanding and exploring options overview
  • Step 3 – Helping you cope overview
  • Focus on self-care

Each course will take place remotely and are limited to 20 spaces on each group. Further courses may be commissioned dependent on uptake – please express your interest if you would like to attend any future courses and you will be first to know when new dates are available.

All staff who wish to attend this course must be sent to Jon Ord – NWL ARRS Programme Officer – [email protected] – please let me know both which course(s) you wish to sign up for clearly and if you may have any learning needs in advance of the session so I can inform the provider.

The information required for each staff member is;

  • Name 
  • Email 
  • Role 
  • PCN 
  • Borough 
  • Employer

An important reminder that all courses are being funded by the NW London Training Hub. Practices, PCNs, Employers and Employees must plan their time effectively to attend these courses as any DNA’s will be liable by the PCNs/Employers to cover the cost of the course.