Behaviour Support Training: Advance Modules


Our Positive Behaviour Support Advanced Modules are available for organisations supporting children, young people and vulnerable adults with extreme, aggressive, dangerous and/or complex challenging behaviour, who may pose a risk to themselves or others in high-risk Education and Health and Social Care settings.

  • Delivered by expert trainers with current experience in high-risk Education and Health and Social Care
  • This group course is tailored to the needs of your organisation, we will discuss the specific needs of your environment and service users, and devise a curriculum to meet them, focusing on the modules that will best meet your requirements.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for individuals operating in high-risk environments, who expect to encounter extreme or complex challenging behaviour. Practitioners working in the following settings will find this course especially beneficial:

  • Pupil Referral Units
  • Special Schools
  • Secure Units
  • Children’s homes
  • Elderly care

Learning Outcomes

Participants will learn;

  • Strategies to ensure personal safety and the reduction of risk and restraint
  • A wide range of safe and authorised physical restraint techniques which are appropriate in safely responding to and designed for best supporting distressed behaviour, which focus on maximum care -minimum force
  • To build confidence and competence to apply a range of physical restraint and handling strategies, with the knowledge to help choose the appropriate and safest response every time
  • The ability to understand the rationale and principles of the Team Teach approach, and will understand the use of physical restraint as part of a holistic approach to managing behaviour.
  • The confidence to apply a range of physical restraint and handling strategies, and will have the knowledge to help choose the appropriate response every time.
  • The importance of risk reduction and de-escalation, both verbal and non-verbal, and will be equipped with positive handling expertise to maintain a safe response in a wide range of high-risk environments.

This course includes content covering:

  • Advanced Ground Holds
  • Ground Fights and Assaults
  • Transport
  • Everyday Objects Used as Weapons

Number of participants

This course is designed for groups of 8 or 16 participants. Fewer participants may attend, but you will be billed in units of 8 participants. Prices given are exclusive of VAT and trainer expenses.

The Team Teach Experience

Team Teach is an accredited, award-winning provider of training in positive behavioural support strategies. The Team Teach approach and philosophy has been developed by practitioners with over 20 years’ experience in delivering respectful, accessible and practical behaviour support 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.

Key Course Information

This is a 6hr course, delivered in-house on your site.

Participants must have a current Level 2 certificate to attend this course.

Participants will receive a Course Workbook and, upon successful completion, a certificate valid for 12 months.

Now including Team Teach Connect

Team Teach training is evolving and we are delighted to announce the launch of Team Teach Connect, an innovative new platform offering you ongoing support, a wealth of practical resources, and the latest thinking in behaviour support. Training is just the beginning of the Team Teach journey and we want to be there for you every step of the way, when you need us most, with information, support, and ideas to help you create positive behaviour cultures in your organisation.

Teach Connect forms a fundamental part of our training proposition and gives you access to:

  • 24/7 on-demand access to our new Knowledge Hub filled with downloadable resources, videos, articles, podcasts, live and recorded webinars and events.
  • Support Service for help, ideas, and practical support from our experienced team of trainers.
  • Seamless course management system to access certificates, training resources, and manage and book your training.

Connect Fee

From the 1st January 2024, Team Teach Connect costs just £200 (+VAT) per setting, per year, with a 25% discount offered in 2024.

As this is a per setting charge, every Team Teach certified individual in a setting can access Team Teach Connect. Access is free to Team Teach Connect for anyone who holds a valid certificate until the 31st August 2024, or until new training is completed.

Booking Process

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.

Additionally, you acknowledge training purchased for delivery from 2024, will include Team Teach Connect as part of your purchase. 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.