Self-Harm Emergencies (SHE)

Anyone who, in their line of work, is responsible for, or may be the first person on scene to a specialist injury.

Course Details:

  • Awarding Body: The CPD Group
  • Qualification: Certificate
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Length: 1 Year

This course prepares individuals on how to correctly navigate and support situations in which, an unresponsive or responsive casualty is located in self-harms incidents.

From ligatures, overdoses and chemical consumptions this course provides learners with the knowledge and understanding to be the first person on scene at a self-harm incident.

Aspects of the Course:

  • Ligature removal and handling.
  • Naloxone (Narcan) administration.
  • Casualty assessment.
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty.
  • Risk assessments.
  • Priorities as the first person on scene.
  • Recovery position.
  • Unsuspended Ligature removal.
  • Scene preservation.
  • Poisons and Overdoses.
  • Management of bleeding.
  • Incident reporting.


  • Ongoing Assessment by the instructor of candidates practical skills.
  • MCQ Theory-based assessment.

Interested in this Course?

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