ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)

The emphasis on the two-day ASIST workshop is on suicide first aid, on helping a person at risk to stay safe and seek further help. Attendance at the full two days is essential.

Learn how to:

  • Recognise invitations or signs for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link people with community resources

This workshop is certified by Livingworks in Canada http://www.livingworks.net and is supported by the North Inner City Drugs Task Force and the National Office for Suicide Prevention.

2020 WORKSHOPS

ASIST is a 2 day training – 9am to 5pm both days.

  • Thursday 27th and Friday 28th February – Full
  • Thursday 30th April and Friday 1st May – Full
  • Thursday 18th and Friday 19th June 

This training is open to projects, agencies and the local community.  This training is provided for those who live and/or work north of the Liffey.

To attend this training you must register for a place.

This training is funded through the HSE’s National Office for Suicide Prevention as part of Connecting for Life, Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020

ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)

Application/Registration Form

Coordinating Site: The Oasis Centre
Venue: The Oasis Centre, St. Laurence’s Place East, Dublin 1.
Please register below in order to apply for a place on the course.
Please provide the information based on your reasons for attending the course,
e.g. If you work as a nurse, but are attending because of membership of a voluntary organisation, enter the voluntary organisation’s name below.

This training may not be suitable for those recently bereaved.

Register Here