Why should I study suicide and self-harm?
The UK has the highest rate of self-harm in Europe and suicide is the number 1 killer of males under the age of 50. With statistics like these its vital that people understand suicide and self-harm and how they can help. Within this online course you will explore these difficult topics as well as what can be done to help someone.
This course aims at improving your understanding of suicide and self-harm as well as giving you the confidence to help someone else in need. Firstly, you will cover what suicide and self-harm are, the facts and the myths, as well as the signs and symptoms. The course also looks at what you can do to help someone using the ALTER action plan and how you can start a conversation, actively listen and signpost them to appropriate help. This mental health training course finishes by looking at what resources and treatment options are available to help you or someone else.
To complete the course, it takes around 2 hours and you must pass the final multiple-choice test. After this you will have instant access to your certificate.
- Instant access to your course upon purchase, no need to wait
- Downloadable certificate after successful completion of final multiple-choice test
- Free re-sits of the test if you do not pass first time
- Course designed by industry experts
- A fast, efficient, effective way to learn
Why choose this course?
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