Events

  • 28 May 2019

    Time: 09:00 - 16:30

    Youth De-escalation Techniques - 28/05/2019 - PERTH

    Training Course

    Youth De-escalation is a practical course focusing on how to respond effectively to threatening, violent, aggressive, or unexpected behaviour in young people.

    Suitable for educators, community and people in general working with young people

    The course integrates youth specific scenarios and activities ensuring participants are prepared to meet the needs of their young clients as well as their own safety needs.

    Providing practical response strategies, this course includes the four step SAFE de-escalation process:

    Situation—Assess—Facilitate—Evaluate

    Content covered includes:

    • What is Youth De-escalation?
    • Anger in Young People
    • Triggers and Trauma
    • Signs of Escalation
    • STAMP Model (Staring, Tone, Anxiety, Muttering, Pacing)
    • The Escalated Brain
    • De-escalation—SAFE Model


    Scholarships:

    There are two scholarship places available for consumers or carers who face financial difficulty in attending this course. Scholarship applications close 10 business days prior to course and the successful applicants will be notified five business days prior to commencement of the event.

    The cost will be 10% of the course rate. To apply for a scholarship place click here to complete the application. 

    Payment Options:

    Credit Card: Use "Register Now" below.
    Invoice: This option will incur a $30 admin fee. Please click here to request invoice. 

    Location:

    Venue Map
    Workzone Building, Level 1 (main reception), 1 Nash Street, PERTH (Attendees required to sign-in at main reception and also in the workshop class).

    Price:

    • Associate Member (2018/19): $220.00
    • Full Member (2018/19): $195.00
    • Non-member: $245.00
    • Scholarship pre-approval required : $19.50

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