On-Demand courses offer anytime online access for registrants. Courses are available for 6 months upon registration and may be completed in one visit or as time allows.
Increasing Safety by Preventing Violence
Ensuring a safer living and working environment
Intended Audience: All staff, residents and family members
The purpose of this 2-hour online training is to reduce the incidence of workplace violence in residential care facilities, increase the quality of life for residents and help ensure the safety of frail and elderly residents.
This course is divided into four 25-minute sections, plus a 20-minute online assessment, on the following topics:
- Definition and potential sources of workplace violence,
- Early recognition of escalating behavior/warning signs,
- Appropriate responses and reporting when volatile situations and/or aggressive behavior occurs, and
- Ways to protect oneself, residents, co-workers.
Fee: $25 per registrant
(participant will have access to course for 6 months)