Suicide Prevention Training Workshop

Equipping our community with the knowledge and skills to reduce the pain for those of us experiencing suicidal thoughts…

There are many myths about suicide, get the facts… attend the training.

LIFE Worth Living half day training sessions are currently funded for those living, working or volunteering within Sunderland, South Tyneside and Gateshead.  the training is for those who wish to increase their knowledge, skills and confidence with regard to suicide prevention and intervention, to offer support and information with the aim of saving lives.

At times the training receives funding from other localities.  Dates and times of training will be advertised here, so please check for training available in your locality.

Due to the nature of this training it is not recommended for those who have recently been bereaved or for some people who are experiencing suicidal thoughts. 

Places are limited for this training so please book your place early…

South Tyneside Training Dates

Date Time Venue

18th July 2017

12.30pm – 4.30pm Chuter Ede Community Association, Galsworthy Road, South Shields NE34 9UG

Click here for more details on 18th July 2017 training date.

Training Competencies

This training can only be accessed by people living, working or volunteering in the South Tyneside Area.

Sunderland Training Dates

Date Time Venue

Thursday 6th July 2017

 12.30pm – 4.30pm Business & Innovation Centre, 12 Wearfield, Sunderland SR5 2TH

FULL Monday 17th July 2017

 12.30pm – 4.30pm Bethany Christian Centre, Hetton Road, Houghton le Spring DH5 8PF


Click here for more details on Thursday 6th July 2017, however please note that this training date has only been funded for people living or working in the Sunderland area.

Click here for more details on Monday 17th July 2017.

Training Competencies

This training can only be accessed by people living, working or volunteering in the Sunderland Area.

Gateshead Training Dates

Currently in discussion re: further training dates

This training can only be access by people living, working or volunteering in the Gateshead Area.


Please arrive at 12.15 for a 12.30 start.

Suicide Prevention Training Booking Form

Click on the link below to download the booking form, or for more information please contact Washington Mind,  Telephone: 0191 4178043  or Email:

Download booking form here...