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Course Description

Trinity Academy Newcastle received the ratification of their 'Outstanding Team Teach Practice' by achieving 'Team Teach Gold Status' in September 2014.

As the licensed Team Teach provider for the Newcastle Local Authority Area, Trinity Academy is now offering Team Teach Positive handling courses; this course is aimed at supporting staff working with adults and children who display challenging behaviour.

Course Content | 1 day (6 hours)

Module 1: Background to Team Teach

Module 2: The Legal Framework

Module 3: Understanding Aggression

Module 4: How Feelings Drive Behaviours

Module 5: De-escalation and De-fusion

Module 6: Personal Safety

Module 7: Positive Handling – mainly guiding and escorting safely*

Module 8: Repair, Reflection and Review

Learning Outcome

  • Upon completing this course, a participant will be able to fully understand the rationale and principles of the Team Teach approach.
  • Participants will be fully aware of which strategies are most appropriate for any given situation, and will have a far deeper understanding of the causes of disruptive behaviour.
  • They will be equipped with the expertise and confidence to stay safe, to carry out simple de-escalation strategies, and to apply basic positive handling, mostly focused on guiding and escorting service users.

Programme Assessment - Qualification

Nurseries, Mainstream Schools (Primary or Secondary), Adult Learning, Children's Hospitals

Course Cost: £90.00 per delegate

Course Length: 1 Day (6 hours)

Dates for our 19/20 Programme
Friday 6th December 2019
Friday 20th March 2020
Friday 19th June 2020


Course Content | 2 day (12 hours)

Module 1: Background to Team Teach

Module 2: The Legal Framework

Module 3: Understanding Aggression

Module 4: How Feelings Drive Behaviours

Module 5: De-escalation and De-fusion

Module 6: Personal Safety

Module 7: Positive Handling – including guiding, escorting and holding in standing, sitting and kneeling positions safely*

Module 8: Repair, Reflection and Review

Learning Outcomes

  • Upon completing this course, a participant will be able to fully understand the rationale and principles of the Team Teach approach, and will learn the use of positive handling as part of a holistic approach to managing behaviour.
  • They will be equipped with the expertise and confidence to stay safe, to carry out simple de-escalation strategies, and to apply positive handling to restrain and make safe individuals who pose a risk to others or to themselves.
  • Participants will understand the importance of targeted communication, both verbal and non-verbal.
  • They will be equipped with a range of physical techniques, and will, therefore, be able to apply a commensurate response to challenging behaviour.
  • They will gain knowledge and understanding of relevant legal standards and expectations related to use of force, and of the reporting, recording, monitoring and evaluating requirements of incidents involving physical controls and reasonable force.

Programme Assessment - Qualification

Pupil Referral Units, Special Schools, Adult Learning, Childen's Homes

Course Cost: £150.00 per delegate

Course Length: 2 Days (12 hours)

Course Dates:

  • 12th-13th December 2019

Please note, all payments are non-refundable.

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