NR.IE19.021CG Non-Violent Crisis Intervention FLEX 1-day Training
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Non-Violent Crisis Intervention FLEX 1-day Training
Presented by: Mike Heckbert & Crystal Gaede
Date(s):
Thursday, February 28, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
GPPSD Central Office 10127-120 Ave, Grande Prairie, AB GET DIRECTIONS
About the Session:

The Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® training program is a safe, nonharmful behavior management system designed to help educators provide the best Care, Welfare, Safety, and Security of confrontational, disruptive, or potentially out-of-control students, even during their most violent moments.

This course now consists of online and classroom components. Online course instruction can typically be completed in 2-3 hours. The one-day classroom portion will follow successful completion of the online component.

Once registered for the NVCI FLEX training, you will receive an automated email containing a link that will allow you to access the online portion to be completed prior to the classroom portion.

The following aspects will be covered:

  • The stages of escalation and the de-escalation techniques to use during each stage.
  • Nonverbal and verbal intervention strategies for managing disruptive behavior.
  • CPI’s Personal Safety Techniques to maximize student and staff safety if the aggressive behavior becomes physical.
  • Understanding and development of team intervention strategies and techniques.
  • Demonstration and practice of safe physical control techniques to be used as a last resort if the out-of-control student becomes violent and a danger to self or others.
  • Instruction is provided in the debriefing and documentation that should take place after a crisis.

 

  • Please dress in comfortable clothing as there will be a lot of moving around, learning physical movements, etc.
  • Please bring pens / pencils to classroom portion, to write with.
  • All participants must successfully complete online portion and attend for the full duration of the classroom instruction to become certified.
  • Note: Attendance limited to school district employees in Zone 1 (Northern districts).

 Lunch is NOT provided.

About the Presenter(s):
Mike Heckbert

Mike Heckbert, Registered Psychologist is a psychologist working for the Peace Collaborative Services team serving the Peace area schools. One of his many role in schools is assisting the team in assessing threats and risk of violence. He feels strongly that the multi-agency aspect of the VTRA model is a necessary part of this work and hopes training will help others see its benefit.

 

Crystal Gaede

Crystal Gaede has worked for the Grande Prairie Public School district for over 10 years. She is currently an Educational Programmer on the Inclusive Education Team and works to support students and teachers across the district through PCS.

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.
Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee:

$150.00

Registration Deadline:

February 27, 2019

Course Code:

NR.IE19.021CG

Registration Notes:

Once registered for the NVCI FLEX training, you will receive an automated email containing a link that will allow you to access the online portion to be completed prior to the classroom portion.

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