Welcome to Driving Change Training & Consultancy

Bringing frontline experience, theory and research together to build suicide-safer communities.

You do not have to be a doctor to save a life. Education is the key to suicide prevention.

How can we help with your training & education needs?

Know what you need? You can email us on info@drivingchange.ie

Over the past 5 years, we have worked with therapists, lecturers, large companies, colleges and organizations all across Ireland and beyond.

Services

Training Options


Start Small

Starting from scratch? Why not start with a presentation or workshop on suicide prevention

Get Specific

Want to get specific? Let us know what area of wellness, mental health or suicide you or your team want to learn more about

Get Certified

Ready to get certified? Our suicide intervention training course runs for 5 hours (together or split) and gives you the skills you need to intervene in a suicide situation

Fact

The Time is Now


Someone dies by suicide every 40 seconds. The time is now to build a suicide-safer society, together.

Why Our Training?

QPR is an internationally recognized certification. Most QPR sessions run over 2.5 hours. Our Suicide Response training (incorporating QPR) runs for 5 hours. Our instructors have combined suicide intervention frontline experience of over 10 years. We bring

  • Theory
  • Research
  • Context
  • Actionable insights
  • Evidence based approaches

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Personable & Relatable”

“A lot of valuable information given in this training. The facilitators are extremely personable & relatable”.

Diane, Counsellor

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Experienced & Congruent”

“I believe this training was done extremely well. The trainers were informative, maintained audience interest with a mixture of comedy, experience & congruence”.

Neil, Substance Misuse Worker

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Kindness”

“Instead of being bored by PowerPoint the facilitators brought light and kindness to a very hard subject, thank you for this training”.

Michelle, HR Manager

Value

Thought leadership married with education is where real change begins..


More and more organizations are seeking training in the area of mental health and suicide prevention. There are many short and fast training sessions that will tick the boxes on your training check-list. The key though is finding training that can offer value beyond the board room.

Meaningful change begins and ends with the standard of education you give your teams and your organization.