HOME
 

Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Need 2 Succeed
Course summary
8-12 weeks
299 GBP
Funding avaliable
Online courses
Next available date: Enquire for more information - Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention

This qualification is aimed at anyone seeking to improve their understanding and awareness of suicide and self-harm. The knowledge individuals will gain is not sector-specific but can be applied to a broad range of personal and professional situations. Individuals who may find this course useful to their professional life include: teachers, mental health workers, crisis helpline volunteers, support workers, individuals in a safeguarding role, parents or guardians, and others working with individuals who may be at increased risk of self-harm or suicide.

Why choose Need 2 Succeed?

  • You will gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • This course is delivered via distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where you study
  • Study will enhance both your personal skills and professional development
  • Personal Tutors are assigned to you to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • Awarding Body: TQUK
  • Course Level: Level 2

Training Course Content

Unit 1: Introduction to suicide and self-harm awareness

  • Section 1: Understand what is meant by self-harm and suicide
  • Section 2: Understand the triggers which might cause someone to self-harm or attempt suicide
  • Section 3: Understand media and societal attitudes to self-harm and suicide

Unit 2: Recognising the signs of suicide and self-harm in individuals

  • Section 1: Signs, thoughts, feelings and behaviour
  • Section 2: Understand how to initially approach someone who may be self-harming or considering suicide

Unit 3: The principles of suicide and self-harm prevention

  • Section 1: Understand the role of conversation in the prevention of self-harm and suicide
  • Section 2: Understand the importance of family and friend support in the prevention of self-harm and suicide
  • Section 3: Know support and treatment options available to individuals and families in relation to self-harm and suicide

Unit 4: Support for individuals when dealing with grief after suicide

  • Section 1: Understand the role of suicide prevention campaigns
  • Section 2: Understand the importance of encouraging healthy coping strategies
  • Section 3: Understanding grief following suicide and the impact it can have on individuals
  • Section 4: Understand the reach of grief following suicide
  • Section 5: Understand the importance of support for those affected by grief following suicide

Course delivery details

Learning Method(s)

  • Online learning materials with online assessment

Expenses

The fee for this course is £299.00.

Funding is available. Please contact Need 2 Succeed for more information.

About provider

Need 2 Succeed

Working with agencies and individuals to inspire excellence, encourage outstanding leadership and animate communities. Need 2 Succeed was set up in March 2006 to offer accredited training, consultancy and project management service on various solutions to help develop staff teams...


Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Country *

Contact info

Need 2 Succeed

Vestry Hall
336-338 London Rd
CR4 3UD Mitcham

Request information

Find out more about this Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention course - simply fill out your details:

Find a course for you!

  Read the course
 summary on this page

 Fill in your details and Request information

 Receive all the info you need

Find more courses here