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Face-to-Face | 2-Day Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) | 15 & 16 April 2024

April 15 - 9:30 am - April 16 - 5:00 pm


ASIST – The Most Widely Used Suicide Intervention Model in the World

Unlock the power to save lives with ASIST – the world’s leading suicide intervention model! If you’re in an MHFA role, peer support, casework, crisis work, or just want to help someone in need, this is the workshop for you. Join the over 120,000 participants who attend ASIST each year and learn how to intervene and help a person at risk of suicide stay safe.

What You Will Learn:

In this two-day face-to-face interactive workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Reflect on how your attitudes and beliefs about suicide affect your intervention role
  • Clearly and directly discuss suicide
  • Build a collaborative approach to intervention focused on safe outcomes
  • Review immediate suicide risk and develop appropriate safe plans
  • Support the person to move towards life and collaboratively formulate a safety plan

What to Expect:

  • The program aims to raise suicide awareness
  • It challenges participants to examine their own attitudes and beliefs about suicide
  • It teaches how to provide suicide first aid for persons with thoughts of suicide
  • The course content and participant requirements may be confronting
  • Videos and activities are used to invite reflection on the role of caregivers and persons with thoughts of suicide
  • Our facilitators will endeavour to create and maintain a safe environment for all
  • There will be safety measures in place to manage individual psychological safety, including a ‘thumbs up’ rule
  • There will be a minimum of one facilitator present during the duration of the program
  • Skills practice and development
  • A balance of challenge and safety
  • Powerful audiovisual learning aids

Important Organisational Requirements and Recommendations:

It’s important to note that organisations are now recognising the importance of suicide intervention training as part of their duty of care towards their employees and clients. In addition, many psychosocial regulation requirements mandate that key personnel must have the skills to intervene and assist people at risk of suicide. ASIST is the most widely recognised and evidence-based suicide intervention training model that is trusted by organisations globally to equip their employees with the knowledge and skills to intervene and save lives.

By attending ASIST, you’ll not only be fulfilling your duty of care obligations but also gain invaluable skills that will enable you to make a positive difference in someone’s life. With ASIST, you’ll have the power to help someone stay safe and move towards life.

Course Details:

Date and Time of Live Training: 15th and 16th April, 9.30 am-5.00 pm  both days
Location: WorkPlace Interventions, Level 11/456 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne CBD

Important Participant Information:

  • You will receive your ASIST hard copy manual at the scheduled course.
  • Note pads, pens and handouts are all provided during the two day course.
  • You can enjoy complimentary T2 tea options and Nespresso coffee, along with access to high-speed Wi-Fi and the amenities of a 5-star lounge and kitchen facilities.

Why Choose WorkPlace Interventions

Beyond the standard curriculum, our renowned subject matter experts ensure a transformative learning experience. Recognised for making training engaging, relevant, and, enjoyable, our experts prioritise your needs, ensuring a difference in your learning journey. Book with us and let our engaging approach, applicability, and expertise elevate your understanding of workplace mental health.

Private Workshops: For those preferring a closed session, we can organise an online or face-to-face private workshop for your team. Contact us at training@workplaceinterventions.com.au for more information.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Refund Policy: Refund requests must be submitted a minimum of ten business days before the scheduled course date.  After this period, the full fee becomes payable, and a $170 plus GST rescheduling fee applies.
  2. Rescheduling:  Rescheduling requests made within ten business days of the scheduled course date will result in a $300 plus GST fee.
  3. Missed Session: The accrediting board, LivingWorks, does not permit makeup sessions. If an attendee misses a training day, they must rebook and retake the entire 2-day course, incurring a $300 plus GST fee.
  4. Session Postponement:  In the unlikely event that WorkPlace Interventions needs to postpone a session, all registered participants affected by the cancellation or postponement will have the option to transfer their registration to the next available session or select an alternative date.
  5. Acceptance of Terms:  Acknowledges that requesting an invoice for payment constitutes a formal commitment to the booked ticket, and the 10-business-day cancellation or rescheduling policy applies.
  6. Refund Deductions:  If you request a refund after your manual and/or eLearning has been dispatched, the cost will be deducted from the refund total.


April 15 - 9:30 am
April 16 - 5:00 pm
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WorkPlace Interventions
03 9346 9832
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WorkPlace Interventions
Level 11/456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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03 9346 9832
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2-Day Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) | 15 & 16 April
$ 599.00
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