Training and events

Gain suicide alertness skills in just one hour, free online

Everyone can learn to recognise someone at risk of suicide and start a conversation that could save a life.
Cost: Free for Sunshine Coast residents and workers (value $37.50)
Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours, completed in your own time
Date: Reserve your license now for commencement in May (date to be confirmed)
We cover the cost of this training to help create a suicide-safe Sunshine Coast and to enable our important research into suicide prevention training

Regular events currently on hold

The below regular training events are on hold, due to COVID-19. We hope to offer them again soon. To be notified of our next face-to-face training workshop join our waiting list or like our Facebook page.

On hold (usually held monthly)
SafeTALK offers participants practical knowledge of how to identify someone at risk and link them to life-saving services. It is a free four-hour training workshop to increase suicide alertness, contributing to a suicide safer community.
Cost: Free (value $120)
The Alliance covers the cost of safeTALK to help make the Sunshine Coast a suicide-safer place and to enable our important research into suicide prevention training.

NEXT EVENT: To be advised
Learn how to apply a scientifically-proven suicide intervention model. Explore how to recognise someone at risk and connect with them in ways that help you understand and clarify that risk, increase their safety and link them with further help.
Cost: TBA (value approx $350)
The Alliance subsidises the cost of ASIST to help make the Sunshine Coast a suicide-safer place

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