Online Zoom Courses Available* Due to COVID-19 policies, if you are unable to join us in person, please follow the link below to see all available online classes.
IN PERSON (including live zoom classes): In-person class registrations must be canceled at least 24 hours prior to the start time of the class in order to receive a refund.
ONLINE: Refunds for our online and blended courses are only given under the following conditions: The person did not access any portion of the online course AND the person requests a refund in writing via email within 14 business days from the date of purchasing the course. There will be no refunds for any online course once a course has been accessed in any manner.
NOTE: we are not able to refund Blended CPR and First Aid classes because when we register the participant, we are charged by the Health and Safety Institute and we cannot recover that charge.
Prevention and Support is a mandatory course that will focus on positive relationships, positive behavioral support, proactive strategies and how to identify a true behavioral emergency. Students will also learn how to calmly respond and support individuals with challenging behaviors. Students will learn which emergency physical intervention techniques to use when a behavioral and/or physical emergency is in progress. This course is required for all staff working in DDD, care homes and day programs.
Duration - 9 Hours (8 Hours for Training and 1 Hour for Lunch)
This certification is valid for 3 years.
Prevention and Support training involves physical techniques that will require the participants to participate in some strenuous activity. This course is not recommended to individuals with these certain physical conditions, but not limited to, knee injuries, back injuries, pregnancy, spinal cord injuries, inability to use any body part normally.
Required Clothing for Prevention and Support:
Closed toed shoes. NO HEELS tennis shoes are recommended.
Clothing that is comfortable to move around in. (i.e. Jogging pants, Yoga pants, leggings, jeans NO DRESSES OR SKIRTS)