AWARENESS AND PREVENTION WORKSHOP OVERVIEW
This 5-day workshop will be of interest to those individuals looking to enter the human services sector or employees looking to enhance their knowledge and skills in the areas of awareness and prevention.
This workshop provides individuals with a solid foundation of behavioural management and awareness through intensive training in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention, Back Care Awareness, Pro-Training (Mental Health Awareness) and Standard First Aid.
TRAINING COURSES INCLUDED:
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
This 2-day (16 hours) training course was created by CPI to support all those involved in a crisis situation and provide professionals with the skills needed to safely respond to these situation and manage external conflicts using nonviolent techniques.
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention consists of 10 modules based on four units:
- Prevention and Deceleration Strategies
- Decision Making
- Managing Behavioural Risk
- Postvention Approaches
Back Care Awareness
This 4 hour course is intended for those who use their backs for lifting or physical movement as part of their job performance, or for individuals who are interested in learning more about the causes and prevention of back injuries. Individuals will learn to identify common causes of back injuries and will also learn proper movement techniques to prevent back injuries.
- Common Causes of Back Injury
- Physical Mechanics of Movement
- Hazard Recognition and Controls
- How to Prevent Back Injury
This online course was created to improve interactions between individuals with mental health concerns and professionals. This program is scenario-based and focuses on empathy, recognizing emotions, communication techniques, body language, de-escalation strategies, defusing situations and prevention.
Standard First Aid - CPR/AED - Level C
With this 2-day (16 hours) course, students will learn to recognize and provide interventions for life-threatening emergencies until medical aid arrives. This course will also include Level C CPR training and certification (Adult, Infant and 2-rescuer resuscitation) and AED.
- Chocking for adults
- Shock & unconsciousness
- Severe bleeding
- Head & spinal injuries
- Major medical conditions
- First aid for head & spinal injuries
- Fractures of the upper and lower limbs
This workshop is offered to groups, as well as, individuals. Training is provided on-site, or at our facility. Call today for details and to register!