What topics are covered by the course?

Introductions & course overview
Course Content
• Definition of “Reasonable Force”
• Managing a violent episode
• National guidelines and the law
• Areas of the body to be avoided
• De-escalation
• Recognising the warning signs
• Common causes of aggressive behaviour
• Coping with violence and aggression
• The lawful use of force
• Excited delirium & positional asphyxia
Reporting and recording
• Providing support (violence can affect
people in many ways)
• Basic breakaway methods and practise

Who should attend?

This course is for anyone whose working environment may involve confronting violence, aggression and challenging behaviour.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Learners will gain an understanding of causes of such incidents and be taught strategies to redirect and deescalate.
They will be informed about relevant law and guidelines
from national bodies. Practical training is given on Breakaway
(escape) methods, as a last resort, and using only the amount of force that is necessary and reasonable in
the circumstances.

How will I be assessed?

Ongoing assessment and evaluation

SC0211 can be either 1 or 2 days depending on client requirements so overall price can vary. Please do not hesitate to contact Edify for assistance.

Guide Price: FROM £550.00 per day- please contact Edify for details

Delivery: In house
Category: Health & Medical »
Duration: 6 hour or 12 hour course - please see notes
Qualification: Certification

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