Managing Risk Minimising Restraint Online Training


This restraint online training course module will help you to think about restraint, what it means for you and what it might mean to others, and some ideas that could help your practice.


Managing Risk Minimising Restraint Online Training

This online training, named “Managing Risk Minimising Restraint,” is here to help workers in many company, especially those in health and social care work, learn the skills they need to:

  1. Understanding risk: Learning what situations might lead to someone getting hurt.
  2. Minimising restraint: Finding ways to calm situations down and avoid using physical force whenever possible. This could involve talking, listening, or creating a safe space.
  3. Using restraint safely: If physical force is absolutely necessary, learning how to do it in a way that minimises harm to everyone involved.

This is more like learning self-defense, but instead of protecting yourself, you’re protecting everyone around you.

It focuses on making spaces safe and supportive. It helps you learn how to manage risks well and use restraint less.


What you’ll learn:

  • Spotting troubles: Learn how to see warning signs before things get bad.
  • Playing fair: Find out the rules you need to follow when stopping someone.
  • Talking it out: Get good at calming people down instead of grabbing them.
  • Helping without hurting: Learn ways to manage tricky situations without force.
  • Making plans: Prepare for tough moments so everyone stays safe.
  • Keeping notes: Write down what happened clearly and honestly.

Managing Risk Minimising Restraint Course Modules:

  • What is restraint
  • Different types of restraint
  • Understanding when to use restraint techniques
  • How to reduce the need for restraint

If you are interested in practical aspects of managing challenging behaviour, you may want to also choose our face to face conflict management courses.

Our Restraint training and breakaway training will teach you ways to calm difficult situations with less or no force.


This restraint online training course module will help you to think about restraint:

what it means for you and what it might mean to others, and some ideas that could help your practice.

  • Developed by professionals
  • Accredited by The CPD Accreditation Group
  • 100% online, learn at your own time and pace
  • Translates into over 100 different languages
  • Instant certificate downloaded


Exam & Assessment:

  • Instant Certification: Get a certificate when you finish the test.
  • Download: You can get your certificate in pdf format straight on your device.
  • Unlimited Retakes: Take the test again and again for free.

About Our Online Training:

We are a trusted provider in the UK, giving good training in many areas -both face to face training and online. Our online courses fit are recognised by CPD Group and other practices in the UK.

This means, the certificates are widely accepted.

Who is the course for?

This “Managing Risk Minimising Restraint Course” is primarily designed for people who work with those who may be at risk of harming themselves or others. This can include people in various fields, such as:

  • Healthcare: Doctors, nurses, therapists, social workers, care assistants in hospitals, clinics, and mental health facilities.
  • Social care: Caregivers, support workers, residential staff in community settings, youth workers.
  • Education: Teachers, classroom assistants, and other school staff who may work with students with challenging behavior.
  • Corrections and law enforcement: Officers and staff working in prisons, detention centers, or similar settings.
  • Disability support: Support workers and personal assistants who work with individuals with disabilities.

Largely, anyone who may face situations where de-escalation and safe restraint skills are necessary to ensure the care and protection of:

  1. themselves,
  2. others, and
  3. the individual at risk would benefit from this training.

When will I get my certificate?

Once you have successfully passed our course you will be able to download and print your certificate immediately.

As this course has been accredited by the CPD Group your certificate will contain the CPD logo and unique reference number.


As I have told others… It is the best, most informative training I have ever attended


Course Format:

  • Online Learning: Use our website for easy learning. Can be accessed using mobile, tablet and desktop devices.
  • Flexible Learning: Stop and start when you want. Available 24 hours daily.

Course Duration:

  • Go at Your Own Pace: The time it takes depends on you.
  • No Rush: You have 12 months to finish, but you can take longer if you need.

Course Benefits:

  • Safer workplace: Learn how to spot and avoid difficult situations, keeping yourself and others safe.
  • Reduced injuries: Minimise the use of physical restraint, reduce risk of injury to both individuals and yourself.
  • More effective help: Get better at calming down tense situations and using alternative ways to manage challenging behaviour.
  • Peace of mind: Feel confident knowing you have the skills and knowledge to handle difficult situations safely and ethically.
  • Career boost: Gain a valuable and recognised qualification that shows your stand to safe practice.

For People Needing Support, Workers and Businesses:

  1. Improved well-being: Create a calmer and safer environment for everyone.
  2. Reduced harm: Minimise the risk of physical injury and emotional stress.
  3. Better results: Support people in a more positive and respectful way.
  4. Fulfil the Law: Shows you are following the rules and regulations on restraint use.

Get certified!

  • Finish the course and get a Level 2 certificate.
  • Show everyone you’re good at managing risk and helping others safely.
  • Print your certificate instantly.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How does managing risk and minimising restraint course help in making work safer?

The course gives practical tips and strategies for spotting and avoiding unsafe situations, making the work situation safer for everyone. It teaches ways to use less physical control, reducing the chances of injuries.

  1. What skills will I gain to handle difficult behavior?

You’ll learn skills in calming situations, managing behavior differently, and planning for crises. The course focuses on making you better at dealing with tough situations and supporting people in a positive way.

  1. How can this course make the workplace more peaceful?

By learning how to handle risks and difficult behavior, you’ll create a calmer workplace. The course point out creating places that care about well-being, prevent harm, and lead to better results for people.

  1. Will this course help me follow the law on restraint use?

Yes, the course talks about the legal and fair parts of using restraint. Finishing it will help you understand and follow the rules, making sure you’re following the law in your job.

  1. How does the course help individuals and groups?

The course meets the needs of both people and groups by promoting better well-being, less harm, better results, and following the law. It gives useful ideas and skills for many kinds of jobs.


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