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Deliver our BILD Act Certified training courses within your own organisation. Once trained you will be able to deliver the BILD Act Certified Timian Foundation Course and BILD Act Certified Timian Physical Interventions Training. This will also include Restraint Reduction.
Availbale to
  • Organisations following the current Restraint Reduction Network Training Standards
  • Organisations supporting individuals who challenge services
  • Organisations providing NHS Commissioned Services
  • CQC Regulated Services
  • Also available to organisations not required to have BILD ACT certified training due to sector or geographical area
  • Four Days
Course Requirements
  1. Organisations which can demonstrate that training will be adhered to.
  2. All trainers must currently support people within the service they’re training or be part of the training team.
  3. Follow the RRN Standards where required
  4. The training is developed for private sector, public sector and charities providing services to people within Education, Healthcare, Social Care, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities, Adolescent Psychiatric, and EBD.
  5. Where required training delivered at student level must be based on at Training Needs Analysis as required by BILD Act and RRN Standards
See What You'll Learn
Chapter One - Core Values
  • In this chapter we explore building relationships, trust and developing empathy.
  • We use the "Five P's of Invitational Theory" and trauma informed care
Chapter Two - Understanding Behaviour as Communication
  • Define behaviour
  • Understand the cultural differences in behaviour
  • Understand the functions of behaviour
  • Discover the role of communication in behaviour
Chapter Three - Developing Individual Response Strategies
  • Developing strategies based on non-physical interventions
  • Recognising behaviour that causes concern and using the "Four D's" to determine an appropriate response
  • Defusion strategies
Chapter Four - Standards
  • Legal guidance relevant to your jurisdiction.
  • Ethical guidance
  • Organisational policy and its relation to the training
Chapter Five - Physical Interventions
  • We learn about the role of the Restraint Reduction Network prior to any physical skills
  • Simple breakaway techniques based on core values
  • Guided holds
  • Standing and seated holds
Common Questions
  • Do you teach restraint techniques?
  • In line with our Bild Act certification and approval from the Restraint Reduction Network, we do deliver courses which include restraint techniques.

    Any course which includes restraint training must be delivered in the context of our Bild Act Certification.

    The following courses include restraint techniques and are Bild Act Certified

    Physical Interventions Training

    Timian Foundation Course

    The following course allows in-house trainers to deliver any Bild Act Certified training

    Timian Developing Trainers

  • Is this course just physical skills?
  • There are four chapters to this course before any physical skills take place. This is a requirement of our Bild Act certification and is in line with our Restraint Reduction Network guidance.

    • Looking at Quality of Life
    • Communication as Behaviour,
    • Individual Response Strategies
    • Standards.
  • Is this course a Pass/Fail Course?
  • The short answer is Yes, we expect that any course delivering this kind of training should have criteria for measuring people’s ability to put the training into practice. We also have to ensure that we follow our Bild Act Certification guidance.

  • Is this course BILD Act certified?
  • Yes, This course is  Certified by BILD ACT following the RRN Standards. Our certification certificate can be found here

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