Lifeline Community and Corporate Training

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ASIST Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Although ASIST is widely used by healthcare providers, participants don’t need any formal training to attend the workshop—anyone 16 or older can learn and use the ASIST model. For more info visit http://www.livingworks.com.au/

Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of February 9am-5pm both days. To book go to https://www.trybooking.com/BAIDE

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safeTALK Suicide Awareness and Response Training

safeTALK is a half-day workshop that prepares participants to identify people with thoughts of suicide and connect them with life-saving first aid resources. safeTALK prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. For more info visit http://www.livingworks.com.au/

Friday 8th of March 10am-1pm. To book go to https://www.trybooking.com/BALDX

Monday 1st of April 6-9pm. To book go to https://www.trybooking.com/BALDZ

 

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Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid is a 12 hour course that teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.  For more info visit https://mhfa.com.au/

Thursday 28th and Friday 29th of March 9am-5pm both days. To book go to https://www.trybooking.com/BAKBU

Saturday 27th or April and Saturday 4th of May 9am-5pm both days. To book go to https://www.trybooking.com/BAKBY

 

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DV-Alert Domestic & Family Violence Response Training

DV-alert workshops are for health, allied health and community frontline workers. Workshops involve attending a two-day practical workshop where you’ll learn how to recognise the signs of domestic and family violence, how to respond to someone experiencing domestic and family violence and what best practice methods should be used to refer people on to the most appropriate support service. For more info and to register visit http://www.dvalert.org.au/ 

Thursday 14th and Friday 15th of March 8.45am-5pm both days. To book go to http://www.dvalert.org.au/

 

DV-aware is a 2-hour or one day awareness session that helps raise the awareness of the public around the issue of domestic and family violence. For more info visit http://www.dvalert.org.au/

Accidental Counsellor is an e-learning and half day face to face training that aims to teach participants basic skills in recognising, responding and referring someone experiencing a crisis.

MHAware is an e-learning and 4hr face to face course aimed at recognising, responding and referring people experiencing mental health problems.

 

Lifeline Geelong on behalf of Lifeline Australia RTO 88036 delivers nationally recognised training.

Lifeline Geelong deliver tailored training and globally recognized training programs for corporate and community organisations in addition to the public workshops listed above. For all training enquiries contact training@geelonglifeline.org.au or call (03) 5222 2255.

Fact Sheets

We have fact sheets available on many issues that can help clients and their families in our region. They include quick tips about a range of mental health issues and help seeking more information. What is family violence? Coping with financial pressures Coping with stress What is suicide bereavement? You may also find useful information in our tool…


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Toolkits

We have comprehensive information and advice on a range of mental health issues and help seeking topics and more information. Aboriginal suicide prevention Caring for someone with a mental illness Coping with sorrow, loss and grief Domestic violence Getting through the drought Help for men experiencing difficult times Help when you’re feeling down Helping someone…


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