Our popular and accessible Level One (6hr) course in positive behaviour management is available for individuals supporting children, young people and vulnerable adults in low-risk Education and Health and Social Care settings.
Delivered by our expert trainers, with current experience in Education and Health and Social Care, this course will equip individuals with an understanding of the values and philosophy of the Team Teach approach. We are motivated by the need to support the individual with the aim of keeping those who have become distressed safe, as well as those around them.
We believe that all behaviour is communication being driven by experiences and emotions. We deliver a toolkit approach that is 95% understanding behaviours and encouraging de-escalation. The 5% assesses the need for physical intervention in conjunction with a need’s analysis.
Who is this course for?
Anyone who is operating in a low-risk primary or secondary school setting would benefit from this course, which offers a grounding in positive behaviour management strategies applicable across these environments. This course is also suitable for anyone working in low-risk adult or children's service settings.
Participants will learn how to;
This course is organised into 8 modules:
Module 1 - Background to Team Teach
Module 2 - The Legal Framework
Module 3 - Understanding Aggression
Module 4 - How Feelings Drive Behaviours
Module 5 - De-escalation and De-fusion
Module 6 - Personal Safety
Module 7 - Positive Handling – mainly guiding and escorting safely*
Module 8 - Repair, Reflection and Review
* If a greater degree of holding is required, please refer to the Level Two – 12 Hour course.
The Team Teach Experience
NEW: Team Teach Connect
All training purchased that is due to run in 2024 will include our innovative new platform Team Teach Connect. Our new platform will offer you ongoing support once your training is complete and includes access to a range of practical resources to continue your professional development, and the latest thinking in behaviour, enabling your learning long after your training course has finished.
The Team Teach Connect fee (£200 + VAT per setting) will only be billed to your organisation once trainee(s) are certified and will be reduced to £150 + VAT for 2024. For more information click here.
Team Teach is an accredited, award-winning provider of training in positive behavioural management strategies. The Team Teach approach and philosophy has been developed by practitioners with over 20 years’ experience in delivering respectful, accessible and practical behaviour management solutions. We are the only company of our kind to have received a National Training Award, the highest level of award in the UK. Focused on teamwork and communication, our courses foster more supportive working practices, helping people recognise the needs of the children and adults they work with, offer help where necessary, and be able to make use of support when offered.
To book, select from the available dates and locations below. You can book online using a valid credit card or generate an invoice for your employer.
Key Course Information
Our Positive Behaviour Management Level One – 6 Hour open course provides individuals with practical, interactive training, designed to transform participants’ practice in the workplace, allowing those working in a low-risk primary and secondary schools to understand and implement holistic behaviour management strategies.
The course will also cover documentation and legal guidance, as well as best practice when reporting and reviewing incidents.
Certification for this course is valid for 36 months.
Please note that for those who complete the course virtually, you will receive a Level 1 – non-physical certificate.
Coming soon: Team Teach Connect.
Team Teach is evolving, with the launch of our new website and Connect platform. Connect is a new way for us to add ongoing support, a wealth of practical resources and the latest thinking in behaviour support. Keep an eye out for more info in your email inbox.