Public 2 Day ASIST
April 1-2, 2019
Location: TBA
Time - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (2 days)
To pre-register

Public 2 Day ASIST

April 1-2, 2019

Location: 2187 Larry Uteck Blvd., Bedford, Nova Scotia

Time - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (2 days)

To pre-register email: or call 902-266-9206.

To registrants: Please provide name, phone, & contact email address if registering via email. 

Full registration emails and additional details will go out closer to the course date.

Cost - $195/person.

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“Really amazing”

“Very personable, warm, and created a safe environment”

“Excellent facilitation” 

“You are both lovely, open, and validating”

“Trainers very dynamic and helpful”

“Safe environment, constant check-ins, sensitivity”

“Fun and upbeat presenters given the difficult topic”

Additional ASIST Training


ASIST Participants:

This workshop is for anyone who cares to help a person or group at risk of suicide.  Participants often include mental health professionals, nurses, physicians, teachers, counsellors, youth workers, military, EAP, OHS, first responders (police, fire, emergency services, etc), correctional staff, business groups, school support staff, students, clergy, community volunteers, and anyone or group concerned about suicide or have a family or friend who may be at risk.  Anyone can take this course.    TO COMEPrivate In-House 2-Day ASIST Course  

An In-house ASIST Course can be more cost effective for businesses based on volume at a fixed rate, and can save on time and travel cost of employees. (Min 8 - Max 26)


1/2 Day ASIST Tune-up:

- In-house 1/2 Day ASIST Tune-up Couse for ASIST 11 trained within the last 2 years. (Min 8 - Max 26)


- 90 minute suicideTalk for groups aimed at talking about suicide risk within our communities.(Max 50)

For additional information:




Most people considering suicide share their distress and their intent. The ASIST workshop is for individuals, groups, and caregivers who want to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.  There have been two million worldwide that have been trained in this two-day, highly interactive, practical, practice-oriented workshop on suicide first aid, which includes powerful videos, small group discussions, and skills practice. 

For further details on ASIST 11

please click here,