Advanced De-escalation Skills

Course Duration: ONE DAY
Specialist skills for volatile situations. Following on from our popular “De-escalating Conflict and Aggression”, this more advanced course further develops skills in preventing violence and responding to aggression.

Building on the general skills and techniques covered in the introductory course, this course covers more specialist situations and behaviours which any of us could encounter in the community.

Participants must have attended our introductory course or equivalent to get the most from this more specialist course.

Content covered includes:

  • Intoxication and substance use behaviour responses
  • Recognising and responding to symptoms of psychosis
  • Specialist techniques for dealing with young people
  • Legal issues with duty of care
  • Responding to distress, confusion and dementia
  • De-escalating an actively suicidal person

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Individual bookings

See our calendar for all scheduled courses & book a space online now.

Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

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