"A very engaging course. The instructor was friendly but informative and delivered a very interesting session. I left with a far greater knowledge. I think having these skills will make me feel safer as occasionally we have to deal with aggressive children."

Joanne Turner & Helen Harrison, St Vincent's Catholic Primary School, London

Open 1 Day ~ Dealing with Behaviours that Challenge Course

& L2 Positive Handling

9am-3pm  £75 per delegate or £100 for two delegates from the same setting

This comprehensive training course is suitable for anyone coming into contact with service users/children who may present challenging/aggressive behaviour and who, as part of their role, may be required to use positive handling.

E.g. Care workers, Headteachers, Teachers, Teaching Assistant, Healthcare professionals, Learning Mentor, Behaviour Mentor, Lunchtime Supervisor

 

Delegates will learn how they can reduce risks by diffusing aggression and how to control potentially violent situations through the use of legally compliant holds, whilst maintaining the dignity and safety of themselves and the person involved.

 

By the end of the course, delegates will:

  • Become more confident about dealing with challenging/aggressive behaviour;
  • Know some strategies of how to diffuse potentially aggressive or violent situations;
  • Have a basic understanding of current legislation and the Law relating to issues that can arise when dealing with aggression and violence including the DFE Use of Reasonable Force Guidance& DoH Guidance;
  • Differentiate between holding, escorting and restraining;
  • Know, practise and evaluate legally compliant holds and techniques including how to relax a restraint and disengage safely;
  • Risk assess their own safety when dealing with a potentially aggressive or violent service user;
  • Recognise the risk of positional asphyxiation and other risks associated with physical restraint and how to minimise those risks.
  • Complete a ‘Use of Force’ form that can be used in their setting and understand how these can be used to update risk assessments.

 

This is a one- day course and on completion, delegates receive a Level 2 Certificate in Positive Handling

 

In order to book a place on this course, please complete the form below or call 01924 891080. Joining details will be given following your booking.

 

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   Tel: 01924 891080 or 07581562669              Email: reactuktraining@gmail.com