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Prevention and Management of Violence and Aggression - 1 day Refresher Cour...
Thu 10 November 2016, 09:00 – 17:30 GMT
Our 1 day PMVA refresher course is a great chance for nurses and doctors to update their PMVA skills. The course is will help with refreshing you on the techniques and any changes in the law regarding PMVA.
The course will take place on Thursday 10th November 2016 09.00-17.30
The course will contain:
Theoretical Modules Include:
- Health & Safety at work act.
- Public health model
- The law and the use of force
- Mental Capacity Act
- Risks in restraint
- Recent influences on Physical intervention ( guide lines )
- Human Rights Act
- Conflict management ( de-escalation & communication)
Breakaway and restraint techniques taught include:
- Various wrist grabs
- Various clothing grabs
- Slaps, punches, kicks
- Hair pulls-various
- Chair de-escalation
- Strangle holds
- Planned approach (restraining violent patient as part of a response team)
- Role of the head person
- Prone restraint
- Supine Restraint
- Turning the patient
- Seclusion exits
There maybe slightly changes to the schedule, depending on the number of candidates and their needs.
Any writing materials and equipment needed for the course will be provided to you. You will receive your certificate of attendance and your CPD Credits.