South Lanarkshire

There are a number of courses currently available. Information about each can be found by clicking the relevant link on the right of the page. On each training course page, you will find a course programme, venue details, booking form and fee information (if required).

ASIST - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is intended as 'suicide first-aid' training. ASIST aims to enable helpers (anyone in a position of trust) to become more willing, ready and able to recognise and intervene effectively to help persons at risk of suicide.

Give us a break! (GUAB)

Give us a break! (GUAB) is an 8-week group programme for 10-14 year olds who are coping with experiences of loss, negative change or bereavement.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness Skills

safeTALK is intended as "suicide alertness" training. safeTALK teaches community members to recognise persons with thoughts of suicide and to connect them to suicide intervention resources.

Scottish Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a nationally accredited 2-day training course designed to give participants the knowledge and skills to recognise the signs of mental ill-health and support someone to seek the right help.


suicideTALK provides a solid foundation for suicide prevention. It aims to reduce stigma around suicide and promote awareness within the community.