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PMVA 1 Day Refresher Course -BILD Certified - tutors are GSA grade A tutors
Cost: £113.33+VAT
PMVA-GSA & Bild Accredited

PMVA (Prevention Management of Violence and Aggression) is an essential update when working within any mental health environment. The PMVA refresher course takes one full day to complete, and includes topics such as understanding the stages of the assault cycle, de-escalation strategies and recognising the importance of implementation of early intervention strategies.

Train Healthcare ensures all are tutors are GSA grade A tutors.

Start time 9am Finish 5pm

This refresher course in (PMVA) Prevention and Management of Violence and Aggression demonstrates techniques which will help you to defuse and manage potential conflict, safely, within a variety of settings.
Course content has been developed in line with the GSA (General Services Association) standards and currently going through the BILD certification process, in order to meet the requirements of the 2019 Restraint Reduction Network (RRN)

Training Standards.
The RRN Training Standards have replaced the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD) Code of Practice. (Source: restraintreductionnetwork.org/training-standards/)

This PMVA (GSA) refresher course is essential for any member of staff that works in a violent/ aggressive setting, particularly within a mental health environment.
This course is only for candidates that need to update their skills. Delegates must have completed a full 3-day PMVA course prior to attending this course.
A health declaration must be completed on the day of the course, which will be assessed by the course tutor. Due to the physical nature of this course we cannot accept any pregnant candidates on the course, post- natal learners should seek advice from their GP prior to attendance.

Course Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will have knowledge on
• Legal Responsibilities
• Understand Reasonable Force
• Understand ethical considerations of physical intervention.
• Identify possible causes of violence + aggression.
• Know the stages of the assault cycle + what each stage means.
• Be able to identify signs of escalation of aggression.
• Understand the different types of de-escalation strategies.
• Recognise the importance of early intervention.
• Understand the importance of continually assessing + evaluating the levels of risk posed by difficult / challenging people.
• Select + utilise appropriate physical + non-physical strategies to manage aggressive individuals.
• Relevant legislation, guidelines + frameworks
• Legal + ethical issues
• Influences on PMVA
• Risks in restraint
• Use of Reasonable Force
• De-escalation
• Avoiding + detection of positional asphyxia
• Instruction + practice of: -



Course content

- Friendly come along (including Non-Contact and stage one, two and figure of four)
- Standing holds to include (Escape and Rescue)
- Upper Arm Wrap, Team Formulation & Approach
- Upper Arm Wrap to a secure hold
- Seated De-escalation to include Trouble Drills
- Upper Arm Wrap to Supine
- Supine Descent to Floor to Elevated Rest in Upper Arm Wrap
- Trouble Drill to Sniper in Supine
- Elevated rest to standing
- De-escalation in Supine
- Securing Legs in Supine
- Prone descent to floor
- Prone floor work (upper rest to lower rest, de-escalation on floor, legs in prone)
- Turning Prone to Supine
- Prone Standing from the floor
- Reliefs, standing-supine-prone
- Seclusion options
17/04/2024 Wed, Bristol -Bristol - St Werburghs BS2 9TJ
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18/04/2024 Thu, Leicester - Premier inn Hotel. LE3 2FW
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23/04/2024 Tue, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 8PB
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24/04/2024 Wed, Birmingham - Wolverley House B5 6BJ
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08/05/2024 Wed, Leicester - Premier inn Hotel. LE3 2FW
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15/05/2024 Wed, London Ealing - Greenford UB6 9JS
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16/05/2024 Thu, Bristol -Bristol - St Werburghs BS2 9TJ
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21/05/2024 Tue, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 8PB
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21/05/2024 Tue, Leicester - Premier inn Hotel. LE3 2FW
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23/05/2024 Thu, Birmingham - Wolverley House B5 6BJ
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24/05/2024 Fri, Leeds - Leonardo Hotel LS101NE
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04/06/2024 Tue, Leicester - Premier inn Hotel. LE3 2FW
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05/06/2024 Wed, Leeds - Leonardo Hotel LS101NE
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
06/06/2024 Thu, Birmingham - Wolverley House B5 6BJ
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11/06/2024 Tue, London Ealing - Greenford UB6 9JS
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
12/06/2024 Wed, Bristol -Bristol - St Werburghs BS2 9TJ
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
18/06/2024 Tue, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 8PB
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
18/06/2024 Tue, Leicester - Premier inn Hotel. LE3 2FW
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
19/06/2024 Wed, Leeds - Leonardo Hotel LS101NE
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart
25/06/2024 Tue, Birmingham - Wolverley House B5 6BJ
£113.33+VAT, 16 slots Add to Cart