Breakaway

To implement successful Breakaway skills in line with The General Services Association (GSA) curriculum, whereby the GSA develop and disseminate best practice in the management of violence and aggression, primarily in Health, Social Care and Educational settings.

Objectives/Aims of Course

To implement conflict resolution strategies alongside Breakaway techniques, which allow the member of staff to move away or escape from a potentially threatening situation.
If there is physical contact, Breakaway techniques are a physical skill to separate or disengage from the threatening behaviour.

Course Programme

This course is delivered in a spacious room, and combines a mix of theory and primarily practical based skills. This course is assessed by the successful application of the skills, and participation of 80% of the course.

  • To discuss Conflict Resolution strategies and safer working practices that aim to reduce the need for Breakaway, and reduce conflict in the future.
  • To implement successful Breakaway skills in: wrist grabs; clothing grabs; hair grabs; punches and slaps; head locks and strangle holds.
  • To understand the law and reasonable force and place into context within Health and Social Care settings.

Course Deliverables

This course will provide a Certificate for Training in Breakaway Techniques.

Who Should Attend (including pre-requisites)

All staff that have face to face contact with patients/individuals, in particular staff that are at risk of physical harm from this contact.

All staff will need to complete a pre-training health screen questionnaire, this can be found in your pre-course email and needs to be completed and returned to us before your training course.

Bookable Dates

12th Jul 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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16th Jul 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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24th Jul 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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30th Jul 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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2nd Aug 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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13th Aug 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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20th Aug 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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11th Sep 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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19th Sep 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
25th Sep 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
28th Sep 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
15th Oct 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
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22nd Oct 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
31st Oct 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
12th Nov 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
21st Nov 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
23rd Nov 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
26th Nov 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
7th Dec 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
10th Dec 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
14th Dec 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left
20th Dec 2018 (09:00)
Physical Intervention Room, 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould Hospital, Plymouth, PL4 7QD
1/12 places left

Dates available on arrangement

Livewell Southwest Academy can also create this course for you on arrangement at one of their locations.

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