Links to Free Training

Zero Suicide Alliance

Free online training from Zero Suicide Alliance:

Use the link above to access the units below:

  • Gateway training video 5-10 minutes
  • Suicide awareness training 20 minutes
  • Suicide awareness training 20 minutes (in Welsh)
  • Suicide awareness – university student edition 20 minutes
  • Suicide awareness – veteran edition 30 minutes
  • Social isolation training 5-10 minutes
  • Suicide awareness training – taxi driver edition
  • Suicide awareness training – prison edition

Public Health Scotland/NHS Education for Scotland/Scottish Government

Health Education England and Public Health England

E-Learning for Healthcare Training Videos

‘We need to talk about suicide: helping everyone to feel more confident to talk about suicide’

Training includes 4 scenarios and will take between 60-90 minutes to complete

Suicide and Self Harm Prevention – elearning for healthcare (

Grassroots Suicide Prevention

Real-Talk interactive film (15-30 minutes)

This is an interactive film which helps guide the viewer, as they make choices to support someone with suicidal thoughts and behaviours

The Real Talk Interactive Film – Grassroots Suicide Prevention (

Internet Safety, Suicide and Self-Harm – elearning for healthcare (