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Lifeline Canberra’s Training Team offers a wide range of courses to the Community

In addition to training the volunteers for Lifeline’s well-know Telephone Crisis Support service, the training team also has extensive experience in delivering training to the public sector, private business, the community sector and young people.

The team delivers evidence based education to meet the needs of the client and/or their workplace. Importantly, any profits raised from this training goes back into directly supporting the Lifeline Crisis Support lines here in Canberra. So by training with Lifeline Canberra, you are not only having a positive impact on promoting mental health and wellbeing, you are also supporting those in crisis at their time of need.

Accidental Counsellor

  • 2 days
  • $550.00 incl. GST

Lifeline Canberra is the original creator of the Accidental Counsellor course. This two-day program has been developed for people in virtually any role, who find themselves in situations where counselling or empathetic communication is required.

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Dealing with People in Difficult Situations

  • $200.00 incl. GST

This course provides participants with fundamental skills to deal with people who are displaying difficult behaviour. This intensive course equips people with the skills needed to de-escalate difficult situations as they arise, and most importantly, the value of boundary setting and self-care.

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Mental Health First Aid

  • $400.00 incl. GST

This two day course teaches adults how to assist other adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis or developing a mental health problem.

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The Working Mind - Employee Course

  • 4.5 hours
  • $250.00 incl. GST

The Working Mind (TWM), is an education-based program designed to address and promote mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness in a workplace setting. The course is based on the original Road to Mental Readiness (R2MR) - First Responders course and provides both a Manager and an Employee version for organisations.

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The Working Mind - Manager Course

  • 1 day
  • $400.00 incl. GST

The Working Mind (TWM), is an education-based program designed to address and promote mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness in a workplace setting. The course is based on the original Road to Mental Readiness (R2MR) - First Responders course and provides both a Manager and an Employee version for organisations.

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ASIST - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

  • Two-day program
  • $400.00 incl. GST

Would you know what to do if someone talked to you about having thoughts of suicide? Lifeline Canberra offers a two-day program designed for people in the community who want to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping people at risk of suicide. ASIST is a highly interactive, practical, practice-oriented workshop.

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