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Organisation Description

Able Training, specialists in managing aggression and violence and the workplace providing first aid, food safety, conflict management, physical intervention, child and adult care training and more. Operating throughout the UK, Able Training provide person-centred training, designed to give you results that stick.

Onsite training can be held at a venue of your choice and times to suit you. Each course can be tailored and adapted to meet the needs of your workplace or job. We work hard to make our courses interactive and engaging to help attendees enjoy their day.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • 3 Day Breakaway and Restraint Course

    Training Course | Able Training Support

    The course explores the causes of challenging behaviour within the required setting and pro-active strategies for reducing behaviours; de-escalation strategies for managing a situation once it has escalated; dynamic risk assessment principles to help staff recognise the appropriate course of action and then the law regarding physical intervention. It then teaches staff physical techniques including disengagement; defence techniques; basic guiding and holding/restraint techniques for varying risk levels and situations.

  • Managing Challenging Behaviour & De-escalation

    Training Course | Able Training Support

    This full day course explores the many forms of challenging behaviour and promotes the ability to resolve conflict through interpersonal skills rather than force. The course includes the use of clear communication; de-escalation techniques and problem solving with the individual to create win-win outcomes; as well as what to do when faced with danger and helps attendees develop their reaction strategies to aggressive behaviour. Delegates will learn how to manage high risk conflict; about safe exit strategies; and the importance of team work in managing conflict. They will also learn what they should do after an incident.

  • Dementia Awareness

    Training Course | Able Training Support

    This course has been designed to assist care workers to understand and work alongside people with dementia. The course provides the opportunity for a greater understanding of dementia and enables trained staff to build relationships and offer practical help through person centred care. This 6 hr course aims to enable attendees to define the term ‘dementia’ and recognise the main signs; symptoms and causes. To understand the meaning of a person centered approach to dementia care encompassing equality and diversity; communication; life history; relationships; team work; challenging behaviour and everyday care.

  • Moving People Safely Train the Trainer Course

    Training Course | Able Training Support

    Moving People Safely Train the Trainer Course is aimed at in-house trainers of environments where the moving and handling of people is required within their staff team and the course will enable the trainer to teach moving and handling of loads and people within the work place setting and risk assessment needs.

  • Able Target System Modules 1 2 3 Foundation Course for Pre and Primary Schools

    Training Course | Able Training Support

    This is a 1 day course that covers a basic introduction to managing challenging behaviour and de-escalation techniques as well as exploring the law regarding physical intervention and restraint. It then teaches delegates physical techniques including disengagement; defence techniques; basic guiding and holding/restraint techniques for varying risk levels.