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Control and Restraint Training

The importance of de-escalation, recognising triggers, body-language and verbal communication.

This short video on de-escalation contains strong language.

viewer discretion is advised.

PMVA training


We deliver PMVA courses accredited by the GSA and accepted throughout many NHS trusts.  All our tutors are GSA grade A tutors.

If you would like to book a course please see the course diary and bookings tab

de-escalation - Control and Restraint Training
GSA accreditation - Control and Restraint Training
Theoretical Modules Include:
  • Health & Safety at work act.
  • Public health model
  • The law and the use of force
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Risks in restraint
  • Recent influences on Physical intervention ( guide lines )
  • RIDDOR
  • Human Rights Act
  • Conflict management ( de-escalation & communication)
Breakaway and restraint techniques taught include:
  • Various wrist grabs
  • Various clothing grabs
  • Slaps, punches, kicks
  • Hair pulls-various
  • Chair de-escalation
  • Strangle holds
  • Planned approach                      (restraining violent patient as part of a response team)
  • Role of the head person
  • Prone restraint
  • Supine Restraint
  • Turning the patient
  • Seclusion exits