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3 Day Advanced PMVA, Control & Restraint Course


Delivered at your venue at times to suit you, this is a 3 day course.


The content can be tailored to meet your specific needs. Typical course content includes:

  • The use of force
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • The Human Rights Act
  • Management of Health and Safety Regulations
  • Clarification of techniques that should not be used following NHS guidance
  • Avoiding and detection of positional asphyxia
  • NHS Positive and Proactive Care - Reducing the need for restrictive interventions (where applicable)
  • Conflict management and de-escalation techniques
  • Instruction and practice of breakaway and self-defence techniques (where applicable)
  • Instruction and practice of low risk physical intervention techniques
  • Instruction and extended practice of high risk (advanced) restrictive physical intervention techniques
  • Report writing
  • Giving evidence
  • Debriefing

All successful candidates will be awarded a certificate. Refresher training should be completed annually.



We teach in compliance with NHS and DfE Guidance.

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All our staff hold teaching qualifications and subject specific qualifications. We are affiliated to, licensed by and quality assured by the National Federation for Personal Safety (NFPS). We are an awarding body with Highfield Qualifications and Qualsafe Awards offering Ofqual Regulated Qualifications, and deliver BTEC courses by Pearson Edxcel.

We are members of the Institute of Conflict Management (ICM).

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