Equipping professionals, families, colleagues, and community members with suicide prevention training helps to connect suicidal individuals with the support they need. Forefront Suicide Prevention offers trainings for a growing number of audiences.

To explore the training options that best suit you, roll over the icons below. You may contact Forefront Suicide Prevention to schedule a training.

Audience Based Trainings

School & higher ed professionals

Behavioral Health Providers

Pharmacy professionals

Suicide Awareness & Referral Training is required for WA State-licensed pharmacists.

Forefront Suicide Prevention LEARN™

Firearm retailers & safety instructors

Providers working in medical settings

All Patients Safe meets the mandate for medical providers.

Forefront Suicide Prevention LEARNTM

Community members

Forefront Suicide Prevention LEARN™ is an ideal training for anyone, regardless of occupation.


The cumulative effort of 43 partners and two legislative bills, the Safer Homes, Suicide Aware public education campaign launched in September 2017. Visit the campaign microsite, to explore and register for a suite of special occupation-based trainings for firearm retailers and safety instructors, pharmacy professionals, training instructors, and more.

What our Trainees Say:

"Our clinical director and I agree that the training was excellent and it has informed our practice on a day-to-day basis. Our hope is to be able to have every new staff member who ever joins us obtain the training."

Ellen B. Taylor, PhD, Assistant Vice President for Student Life; Director, Counseling Center, University of Washington

What our Trainees Say:

“I appreciated how it was tailored to meet the needs of our work at agency, and the directness and tools provided.”

Case Manager, Treehouse