Student Workshops

Student workshops are free of charge* and are open at all students at Savannah Technical College. Please monitor this page regularly as new offerings are added monthly.

Workshop Location Date/Time
Suicide Prevention 7126 Feb. 18, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Break the Chains of Human Trafficking:
The Sex Trafficking of Georgia’s Children
7126 Mar. 11, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
*ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two day interactive workshop in suicide first aid and more. ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Although ASIST is widely used by healthcare providers, anyone 16 or older can learn and use the ASIST model.

VA Center Classroom, 7227 April 16 & 17th, 9:00 – 4:00 PM

*Cost: Please inquire about the fee for this course by contacting Melanie Wilder at 912-443-5717 or

Workshop Location Date/Time
Suicide Prevention Classroom 135 Mar. 2, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Workshop Location Date/Time
Suicide Prevention Room 144 Feb. 12, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 PM

Monday, March 29th at 1:00 pm

Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) Essentials is a 60-minute evidence-informed training in mindful self-compassion. This virtual session captures key points from  the eight-week MSC program developed by the Center for Mindful Self-Compassion.

MSC Essentials focuses on building awareness and teaching basic skills in self-compassion allowing participants to:

– Gain an understanding of mindful self-compassion
– Explore the benefits of self-compassion
– Identify ways to implement self-compassion into daily life
– Recognize community resources for mindful self-compassion

For registration link, please email Special Populations at from your STC email account.