Suicide Awareness Course

Date Venue Price
Tuesday 4th May 2021, 9:00 am No Venue From FREE

Suicide Awareness Course 

Approx. 3 hours to complete in your own time between 4th-11th May.


The University of Hull and Hull University Students' Union are working towards being a suicide safer community and this course aims to reduce the stigma and taboo surrounding suicide and ensure that suicide can be talked about openly and safely across the university community. 

The course is asynchronous, which means that you can take it at your own pace, at a time that is convenient for you. This session will launch on the 4th May and have until 11th May at 4pm to complete it.

This course is recommended for Wellbeing Advocates and any University of Hull student that would like to support Hull University and the Students' Union in being a suicide safer community. 




·       Consider your attitude towards suicide

·       Understand the different levels of creating a suicide safer community

·       Know what the recent statistics are and the challenges in recording deaths by suicide

·       Explore why we should talk about suicide

·       Understand why we avoid talking about suicide

        Day 1 should take between 60 to 90 mins to complete. 

DAY 2 

·       Understand the myths and facts that surround suicide

·       Know why we need to talk openly and directly about suicide

·       Know where to find further help and support

·       Consider further training to be a suicide alert helper

        Day 2 should take between 60 to 90 mins to complete.



Tickets for this training course will go on sale on Friday 9th April at 9am until they sell out or on Friday 30th April at 2pm. Please book your place for this event online through our website.


You will receive an email via your University email address at least the night before your event with a link to the training session.





We will need to contact you by email with details of this event. When booking please ensure that you have set your preference with the University to receive emails. Hull University Students’ Union cannot be held responsible for any missed communication if we cannot email you with organisational details.


 Contact Us

If you have any questions about this event of any of our Committee Fest training sessions. Please contact your co-ordinator/President lead for your area.


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