BTEC Level 2 in Physical Restraint Practice for Door Supervisors and Security Staff

BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint Practice (Security Staff and Door Supervisors)

Conflict management training at your venue anywhere in the UK

Do you know how to control and diffuse a situation that is turning physical and violent?

Would you know how to guarantee the safety of you and those around you?

The BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint Practice (Security Staff and Door Supervisor) addresses these issues and is for anyone working with the general public who requires the full range of physical intervention and restraint skills. It is suitable for Door Supervisors, Security Operatives, Court Room & Security Staff.

Training course aims:

The BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint Practice (Security staff and Door Supervisors) is for anyone working with the general public who may encounter conflict and be required to physically hold or restrain people in the course of their job. It provides delegates with the specialised knowledge, understanding and skills to use appropriate and effective physical restraint techniques. This is a nationally recognised vocational qualification.

BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint (Security staff and Door Supervisors) course benefits:

By the end of this BTEC training course delegates will:

  • Have a nationally recognised BTEC qualification.
  • Have a cross-sector qualification.
  • Understand the law to protect themselves and others.
  • Have the physical skills to handle potentially violent situations.
  • Have the physical skills to handle mild to very aggressive violent situations.
  • Have the physical skills to safely control others whilst being compliant with legislation.

Course objectives:

To successfully achieve the award delegates will be required to:

  • Understand Reasonable Force in relation to physical restraint by reference to Common & Criminal Law.
  • Examine the requirements of Health and Safety statute and associated Regulations and show how they apply to physical restraint.
  • Evaluate the risks associated with physical restraint and explore how to minimise those risks.
  • Differentiate between holding, escorting and restraining and non-harmful seated restraint techniques and how to apply them.
  • Demonstrate and explain how to gradually de-escalate and relax restraint to allow the subject being restrained to regain self-control.
  • Explore the risks of associated with alcohol and drugs, knives and other forms of edged weapons in relation to the use of physical restraint.
  • Investigate the difference between non-harmful methods of control and more restrictive methods of control and when the use of such methods would be considered appropriate.

Pre-registration requirements:

Candidates who register for the BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint (comprehensive) must have:

  • The physical capability to be able to undertake physical skills training
  • The personal ability to undertake classroom training and sit written exam papers.

The course is of two days duration and on completion all successful delegates will be awarded their BTEC Level 2 accreditation.

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