Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

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Crisis and Mental Health Training

Recognize the signs. Learn to support.

Industry-recognized workshops taught by certified trainers.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)


This two-day workshop will train you in suicide first aid. You will learn to recognize the signs that someone may be contemplating suicide and how to provide immediate short-term safety.

You will also explore how attitudes influence views on suicide, prevention and intervention.

Working in a small group setting with two certified trainers, you will engage in a practice-based interactive workshop.

Who should take this course?

  • Anyone who is interested in increasing their comfort level in recognizing the risk of suicide and supporting someone who may be at risk.
  • Participants must be 16 or older to attend.

Certificate Requirements 

  • Upon successful completion, participants receive a certificate from the certifying body. 
  • Full attendance on both days is required to receive the certificate.

A participant workbook is included in the registration fee. Participants also receive a wallet card and suicide first aid stickers.

ASIST is an international program in suicide intervention training. For full program learning goals and objectives, please visit their website.