Subsidised Training for Voluntary and Community Groups in Teignbridge

We are pleased to have been able to to draw down funding to be able to offer training to VCSE groups across the District that is free (£10 admin charge only).

Our programme includes:

ASSIST FIRST AID: Usually £145, now only £10 admin charge

This 2 day training will include how to:

• identify people who have thoughts of suicide,
• understand how beliefs and attitudes can affect suicide interventions,
• understand a person at risk’s story about suicide as well as recognise turning points that connect a person to life,
• conduct a safety assessment and develop a plan that will keep the person at risk safe-for-now,
• practice as a registered ASIST caregive

14/15th June 2022

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID: Usually £244pp, now only £10 admin charge

This is a two-day intensive, interactive and practical training course which provides participants with information, tools and techniques to support individuals who might be experiencing mental or emotional distress. It is an evidence-based intervention that can be delivered in a wide variety of settings.

The training will include how to:

• Spot the early signs of a mental health problem
• Feel confident helping someone experiencing a problem and deal with a crisis situation or help prevent someone hurting themselves or others.• Help stop a mental illness from getting worse
• Help someone recover faster
• Guide someone towards the right support
• Help reduce the stigma of mental health problems

11/12th July 2022

Book on our Eventbrite site: HERE