Empowering Healthcare Professionals Through Positive Behaviour Management Training

Timian’s BILD Act Certified training courses equip the healthcare sector with positive approaches to managing challenging behaviour, fostering a safer environment for both patient and carer

Building Supportive and
Positive Environments for
Patients and Healthcare Staff

Building Supportive and Positive Environments for Patients and Healthcare Staff

From frontline workers and nursing teams, to support staff, our primary focus is on equipping healthcare professionals with the necessary tools to effectively prevent the escalation of challenging behaviours and actively work towards a significant reduction in the use of restraint.

We provide practical, person-centred learning experiences that delve into understanding the underlying causes of challenging behaviours. Our BILD Act Certified approach contributes to to an improved long-term, sustainable environment.

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Deliver BILD Act Certified Courses

Positive Behaviour Management Train-The-Trainer

Train your staff to confidently deliver our BILD Act Certified physical intervention training within your own organisation as an affiliate of Timian. 

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BILD Act Certified

Timian Positive Behaviour Management Foundation Course

This course is designed with all direct support staff in mind and is ideally suited to those supporting people who display low level challenging behaviour.

BILD ACT Certified training

BILD Act Certified

Timian Positive Behaviour Management Training

Gain confidence in safely supporting people with challenging behaviour. This would include physical interventions, safe holding and individual support strategies. 

Here's what our clients say

“The course was so helpful and very structured. It gave the participants a better understanding of behaviours before applying restrictive practice. The delivery of the course was excellent, and I would highly recommend this course to all healthcare settings.”

NHS Nurse

“Thoroughly enjoyed the course. The instructor was very knowledgeable and approachable. Venue superb. Training materials and resources of excellent quality and very professional. Thank you.”

Training Manager - NHS Trust

Why Choose Timian?

Timian has spent the last 30 years developing individualised positive behaviour management strategies for the healthcare sector which focus on communication skills, de-escalation techniques and reducing the use of restrictive interventions and restraint. Our highly-experienced team can draw upon the skills, knowledge and experience of a diverse body of professionally qualified instructors and experts. 

As a long-established business, we offer certified BILD Act and RRN Certified training to organisations in the UK, Ireland, South Africa and Chile, helping staff and individuals understand and support the unique needs communicated by people in crisis.

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Enable your organisation to effectively managing challenging behaviours in the workplace

Enable your organisation to effectively managing challenging behaviours in the workplace

Frequently Asked Questions

Due to current national guidance and our certification, there is a maximum of 12 participants on each course to create a more interactive experience.

In-line with our BILD Act certification and approval from the Restraint Reduction Network, we deliver some courses which include physical restraint techniques.

We recognise that there are times when our duty of care might require restrictive practices. Our goal is to ensure that any physical intervention is individualised, underpinned by best practices and ultimately employed with the objective of restraint reduction.

Yes, all our courses are certified by BILD ACT and follow RRN Standards. Our certification certificate can be found here.

Our primary focus is on understanding the underlying reasons behind challenging behaviours. We have developed a system with a strong ethical base focused on understanding behaviour and trauma. As a result, our positive behaviour training reflects the core values of dignity and quality of life. At the heart of this system is the needs of the individual being supported and we do this using a positive behaviour support model.