'Supporting Individuals in Distress' Intro and Breakaway 2 Day
This two day course builds on the one day SID by adding elements from the list below. This content is agreed during the commissioning process and is informed by Training Needs Analysis & Behavioural Audits.
- Introduction to Stress Training - how our emotions affect the interactions we have when in stressful situations & how we can improve our communication under pressure
- Introduction Self Injury
Physical Interventions - Disengagement
as 1 day SID and includes skills from this list:
- Wrist Grabs
- Pinching / Scratching
- Clothing Grabs
- Hair Grabs
- Airway Protection
- Assisting Others in any situation
- Protection from hits / blows
Most participants will need to have the certification with the Restraint Reduction Network to fulfil their role, this course can be found here. However, if you are for example a family member we would suggest you look at our bespoke training on https://familysupportproject.com/.
Other D8 Courses & workshops
'Supporting Individuals in Distress' (SID) - Restraint Reduction Network
Certified by the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD) under the Restraint Reduction Network Training Standards.
'Supporting Individuals in Distress' (SID) Update Day
This one day course is an annual update for our Foundation course (SID)
Positive Behaviour Support - An Introduction
This one day workshop will give participants a solid understanding of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS).
This one day introduction course gives an introduction to autism including the understanding and acceptance of Autistic people.
Dual Diagnosis - Mental Health and Learning Disabilities
This one day workshop is interspersed with exercises, videos, presentation and discussion.
Inset Day - Pupil Referral Unit or Mainstream
Are you interested in a inset day that is informative, fun and memorable enough staff are talking about it months afterwards? Then look no further! This page is for Pupil Referral Units and Mainstream Education - Special Schools inset days can be found here
Advanced Behaviour Support Plans
Functional Behaviour Assessments & Positive Behaviour Support Interventions to teach replacement behaviours to improve the quality of life of the supported individuals.
Inset Days - Special Educational Needs
Are you interested in an inset day that is informative, fun and memorable enough that staff are talking about it months afterwards?
Build emotional resilience within your staff. The Positive Psychology movement has grown to focus on what is going well for individuals rather than the standard psychology focus of what is wrong with the individual. This leads to us needing to focus on the concept of well-being.
Developing Positive Relationships including Positive Behaviour Support, breakaway and restrictive practice
This is a comprehensive four day course that incorporates our 'Supporting Individuals in Distress' course with an additional in depth focus on Positive Behaviour Support (PBS).
'Supporting Individuals in Distress' Intro 1 Day
This one day interactive course covers the introductory aspects of the course "Supporting Individuals in Distress" (SID). Introduction to Physical Skills.
Advanced Restrictive Physical Interventions
We can provide advanced interventions as part of our consultancy service, such as our Chair Restraint and Rapid Tranquilisation Modules.
Trainers Project Supporting Individuals in Distress
Your successful Associate Trainer would adhere to the Restraint Reduction Network Standards and deliver D.ESCAL8™'s ‘Supporting Individuals in Distress’ course and associated annual update days to staff within your service.
Looking for an open annual update day?
for those whose certificate is running out.
West Wales Open Update Day
boost your staff philosophy, performance & attitudes
improve the lives of those you support and their futures