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Personal Safety, Lone Working and Breakaway Techniques

Duration

1 day


Course Overview



Central Training's Personal Safety, Lone Working and Breakaway Techniques training is designed to ensure front line workers are aware of the risks associated with lone working, know how to de-escalate potentially volatile situations and manage their personal safety with foresight and planning.

The Breakaway Techniques session will incorporate appropriate and effective physical skills for the purpose of breaking away and defending against different types of physical assault.

Learning Outcomes


This course is designed to equip delegates with:
  • Knowledge and confidence in managing challenging situations
  • An understanding of how gender, race and status might affect an individual's experience of violence
  • Awareness of the factors that might support or undermine the ability to deal with violent situations
  • The skills to respond to violence and aggression in an appropriate way
  • Ways to employ the principles of self-defence to breakaway from violent situations

  • Methods of Delivery



    This training is highly interactive and employs physical demonstrations, group work, presentations and questionnaires. Delegates are provided with comprehensive learner notes to facilitate learning.



    • Course Content
    • Audience
    • Training Considerations
    • Certification
    • Related Courses

    Course Content

    • The Personal Safety Model: theory and implications
    • Universal greeting and strategies to quickly build rapport with customers
    • Effective risk assessing of situations and environments
    • How to de-escalate difficult and dangerous situations
    • Use of self-defence to breakaway from violent situations if de-escalation fails
    • Relevant common and criminal law in relation to reasonable force

    Target Audience

    All front line staff who could potentially come into contact with challenging behaviour or difficult situations.

    Training Considerations

    Delegates are required to complete and sign the 'Safe to Practice' questionnaire, wear appropriate clothes and footwear and be prepared to remove any jewellery.

    Certification

    Upon completion of the course, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

    Related Courses

    Challenging Behaviour: Managing and Responding
     
    Personal Safety, Lone Working and Breakaway Techniques
    Duration: 1 day


    Course overview:

    Central Training's Personal Safety, Lone Working and Breakaway Techniques training is designed to ensure front line workers are aware of the risks associated with lone working, know how to de-escalate potentially volatile situations and manage their personal safety with foresight and planning.

    The Breakaway Techniques session will incorporate appropriate and effective physical skills for the purpose of breaking away and defending against different types of physical assault.

    Learning outcomes:
    This course is designed to equip delegates with:
    · Knowledge and confidence in managing challenging situations
    · An understanding of how gender, race and status might affect an individual's experience of violence
    · Awareness of the factors that might support or undermine the ability to deal with violent situations
    · The skills to respond to violence and aggression in an appropriate way
    · Ways to employ the principles of self-defence to breakaway from violent situations



    Methods of delivery:

    This training is highly interactive and employs physical demonstrations, group work, presentations and questionnaires. Delegates are provided with comprehensive learner notes to facilitate learning.





    LEARNING OBJECTIVES
    · The Personal Safety Model: theory and implications
    · Universal greeting and strategies to quickly build rapport with customers
    · Effective risk assessing of situations and environments
    · How to de-escalate difficult and dangerous situations
    · Use of self-defence to breakaway from violent situations if de-escalation fails
    · Relevant common and criminal law in relation to reasonable force



    TARGET AUDIENCE
    All front line staff who could potentially come into contact with challenging behaviour or difficult situations.

    TRAINING CONSIDERATIONS
    Delegates are required to complete and sign the 'Safe to Practice' questionnaire, wear appropriate clothes and footwear and be prepared to remove any jewellery.


    CERTIFICATION
    Upon completion of the course, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

    RELATED COURSES
    Challenging Behaviour: Managing and Responding

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