Challenging Behaviour Training for adult and child settings including Schools & Education, Foster Care, Children’s Homes, Elderly Care, Social Care & Mental Health settings.
Mental Health Training Courses Overview:
Our training courses are designed to improve the lives of people affect by mental illness and are ideal for anyone who works with, or supports groups or individuals with, a mental health condition or mental illness. They are also beneficial for anyone wanting to improve their own mental wellbeing or increase their awareness of complex mental health issues or looking to obtain additional knowledge and training in the recognition and treatment of a variety of mental health conditions. Able Training offers a range of condition-specific training courses and awareness courses.
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For medium risk settings Module 3 provides training in restrictive and non-restrictive physical intervention skills including; positive handling, guiding/shepherding techniques, restraint or clinical holding. For those experience hazardous behaviours that poses physical risk to staff or service users, where non-restrictive breakaway skills may not always be adequate to manage the risk and restrictive physical skills or manual restraint may be required.
Our Therapeutic Parenting Course is aimed at Parents and Supporting Professionals that want to learn the core principles of Therapeutic Parenting.
Learn support structures and effective strategies to aid young children and adolescents with the Pathological demand avoidance (PDA).
This 3 hour course will give staff additional skills to support those they work with in their oral care.
This course covers the physical and emotional aspects of safeguarding adults.
This course enables attendees to better understand dementia and to build relationships with and offer practical support to those with dementia.
This course raises awareness of Equality & Diversity in the workplace, encourages candidates to reflect on their values, attitudes and opinions and explores how prejudices develop.
This course is an ideal refresher course for those working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is a prerequisite part of their role.
This course provides an effective means of ensuring that employees are aware of their responsibilities and have understood the principles of the safe moving and lifting of loads.
This course explores what self-harm is, who does it and how to recognise potential signs.
For low risk settings. Module 1 covers Positive Behavioural Support & De-escalation training for those that experience behaviour of concern but there is little or physical risk to staff or service users. It is also suitable for those who want to better support individuals to prevent behaviours from escalating.
For medium to high risk settings, Module 4 provides advanced physical skills training to manage high risk situations where the level of risk poses a significant physical risk to staff or service users, and restrictive physical skills or manual restraint are required regularly. The level of risk posed may require the need for higher level techniques including floor or safety pod holds, seclusion, or rapid tranquillisation.
For low to medium risk settings Module 2 provides personal safety strategies, non-restrictive physical skills including responsive interventions to manage big emotions and breakaway training for those who experience hazardous behaviour that poses a physical risk to staff or service user. Staff need training in personal safety, breakaway or separation techniques but should not be required to use manual restraint. (this is the maximum level for lone workers)
This course explores the causes, symptoms, treatments and impact that PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) can have on people and individuals.
This half-day or one-day course equips parents, carers and teachers to identify and act on the signs of child sexual exploitation.
This course explores the drivers of dignity in care, relevant legislation, the National Dignity in Care Challenge and how dignity in care should be applied to practical issues.
This course is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator.
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