Suicide Intervention

Be prepared for one of the toughest calls you’ll ever receive.

Fifty percent of call takers will face a suicide call during their careers. That’s because many victims call 911 as a last resort. Are you prepared to guide a suicidal caller to safety?

The knowledge you gain by attending PowerPhone’s Suicide Intervention training class will be the best weapon to have when lives are at stake.

Topics

  • Social explanations
  • Male vs. female suicide
  • Adolescent and elderly suicide
  • Methods of intervention
  • Listening barriers
  • Hostage negotiation techniques
  • Responder safety
  • Utilizing specialized resources

Outcomes

  • Think quickly
  • Spot key warning signs
  • Act with confidence

Fees & Discounts

8 hours (1 day) - $229 per student.   Start Registration Now button