Suicide Prevention Training Contract

Suicide Prevention Training Contract

Delivery of both ‘LivingWorks ASIST’ and ‘LivingWorks SafeTALK’ suicide prevention training.

Contract summary


  • Training services – 80500000
  • Health services – 85100000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Published date

11 February 2020

Closing date

06 March 2020

Contract start date

01 April 2020

Contract end date

31 March 2021

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council is inviting experienced suitable training providers to tender for the delivery of both ‘LivingWorks ASIST’ and ‘LivingWorks SafeTALK’ suicide prevention training.

The provider will be required to hold LivingWorks accreditation and deliver the training to a range of audiences; such as local authority staff and voluntary and community organisations/ groups. The successful training provider will be required to deliver the following:
o ASIST training (2 day) for up to 90 staff and volunteers/ community groups
o SafeTALK training (half day) for up to 180 staff and volunteers/ community groups
The main provider may sub-contract an element of the service provision to another or choose to deliver both in-house. They will need to be compliant with Dudley Council’s Health and Safety Policy.

The estimated contract value for this service is ?24,000. This is a guide to the budget and is not a guaranteed level of expenditure. The budget must include all training costs (i.e. trainer and course materials), reporting (i.e. course attendance lists, evaluation forms and a summary report at end of contract) and travel expenses.

During the training Dudley Council will be responsible for:
o Training room hire and refreshments
o Delegate bookings


About the buyer

Contact name

Hannah Forrest


Priory Road
West Midlands
United Kingdom


01384 813607



Other information


Additional information on how to apply for this contract

This exercise is being conducted in electronic format. Documents will be published to the Dudley MBC Black Country Business website.

If you wish to take part please register with Dudley MBC e-tendering website ( and select the Register/Sign In button which is located on the left hand side of the Homepage.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.