Suicide Prevention/Education Training

Suicide Prevention/Education Training

Summary:

This Act requires two hours of training in youth suicide awareness and prevention as a requirement for the renewal of credentials of individuals employed in a middle school or high school in the state. The Act requires the Department of Education to develop training guidelines and materials to be used in local school districts.

Submitted as:
South Carolina
Jason Flatt Act
Status: Became law in May 2012.

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