Able training Support Ltd
Andy Baker is the managing director and head trainer of Able training. With a significant background in social care and psychology, Andy has witnessed first-hand an increase in the violent behaviour that many care staff are encountering on a day to day basis.
Andy has been featured in documentaries on violence in care, been an expert witness in care related court cases and is acknowledged within practice notes for physical intervention standards within the care sector.
He has an enthusiastic and engaging style that is loved by his course delegates and appreciated by the business managers and owners due to the way the training sticks in people’s heads as they approach their job.
Violence in Care:- Client centred risk reduction strategies.
Reports state that 56% of social care staff had been physically assaulted in their job. Able training has been passionately teaching aggression management and physical intervention within the care sector for over 10 years. This seminar will discuss behaviour and risk reduction strategies to improve staff confidence, competence and reduce incidents of assault. Aiming to improve staff retention and care standards.