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Ligature rescue & the use of ligature Knifes

Cost: £5.00+VAT

Welcome to our Ligature rescue & the use of ligature Knifes online Training. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to Ligature rescue & the use of ligature Knifes online training module:


1. Introduction to Ligature Incidents: This section provides an overview of what short ligature incidents are and why they pose a risk to individuals in various settings.
2. Risk Assessment: Participants learn how to conduct a thorough risk assessment to identify potential short ligature hazards in different environments, such as prisons, mental health units, or schools.
3. Recognizing Warning Signs: This module helps participants understand the warning signs and indicators that someone may be at risk of self-harm using a short ligature.
4. Communication Strategies: Effective communication is crucial in managing short ligature incidents. This section focuses on strategies for engaging with individuals in crisis and de-escalating potentially dangerous situations.
5. Emergency Response: Participants learn about the appropriate steps to take when responding to a short ligature incident, including how to safely remove the ligature without causing harm to the individual.
7. Use of ligature knives- These knives are specifically designed to cut through ligatures or ropes quickly to free individuals who are in immediate danger
8. Post-Incident Support: This module emphasizes the importance of providing appropriate support and debriefing for both the individual involved in the incident and the staff members who were present.
9. Legal and Ethical Considerations: Participants gain an understanding of the legal and ethical responsibilities surrounding short ligature incidents, including confidentiality, documentation, and reporting procedures.
10. Practical Exercises: The training may include interactive exercises or simulations to allow participants to practice their skills in a safe environment.


The learning outcomes are:

1. Understanding the risks associated with short ligature incidents and their potential impact on individuals in various settings.
2. Conducting a comprehensive risk assessment to identify potential short ligature hazards and implement appropriate preventive measures.
3. Recognizing warning signs and indicators that someone may be at risk of self-harm using a short ligature.
4. Applying effective communication strategies to engage with individuals in crisis and de-escalate potentially dangerous situations.
5. Demonstrating knowledge of the appropriate steps to take when responding to a short ligature incident, including safely removing the ligature without causing harm to the individual.
6. Understanding the importance of providing post-incident support and debriefing for both the individual involved in the incident and the staff members who were present.
7. Complying with legal and ethical responsibilities surrounding short ligature incidents, including confidentiality, documentation, and reporting procedures.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in Ligature rescue & the use of ligature Knifes online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email contact@trainhealthcare.com.
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

Requirements:
It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.