Working Safely in the CommunityJimmy Stone2021-06-08T10:47:55+00:00
This Half-Day training course is for all NHS Staff who work away from base in the community. The learning promotes risk assessment, preparation and planning as essential safety tools and provides effective strategies for risk reduction.
Topics covered include:
NHS Trust Policy and Lone Worker Procedures
Information sources, partnerships with crime reduction agencies
PPE, keeping in touch with base, liaison with & calling emergency services
Journey Planning – anticipating and preparing for problems
Venue Risk Assessment (known risk/unknown risk)
Client/other occupant information (including aggressive pets)
Safety questions to ask before entering a client’s home
Active Threat Assessment
Decision Making – a template to work to
Verbal and non-verbal communication, effects of proximity
Defusing anger, calming body language, tactical positioning
Buying time, inhibiting assaults, staying calm, disengaging and departing safely.
To find out more about this course or to make a purchase, please call: 01202 773736, or: