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Are Breakaway Skills Suitable When Working in Social Care?

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Ikon Training, Social Care

In any career, there are times when confrontation is inevitable. However, some sectors, in particular, social care, are more at risk of having to manage challenging behaviours which could be physical.   Challenging or aggressive…

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Models and Theories to help with Challenging Behaviour in Education

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Education, Ikon Training

Some children exhibit challenging behaviours in school. Whether the challenging behaviour constitutes a standalone incident or represents an ongoing issue, teachers must have the knowledge and strategies in place to intervene and ensure all children…

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Your Train the Trainer Solution

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Charities, Ikon Training, NHS Healthcare, Private Healthcare, Retail & Leisure, Social Care

Trainers or coaches who are suitably qualified can teach another trainer who may be inexperienced in that subject. The aim of a Train the Trainer scheme is to develop the skills and knowledge of another…

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The Importance of Communication in Healthcare

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  Communication is crucial in the workplace. In particular, effective communication skills are extremely important in the healthcare sector. Mainly because they help to build and maintain strong relationships between both healthcare professionals, their colleagues,…

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How is the NHS preparing for the Winter?

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WINTER – How is that going to effect the NHS? Winter is commonly one of the busiest times for the NHS, with the drop in temperature returns influenza, pneumonia and viral infections. As there is…

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Are paramedics Lone Workers?

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Although Healthcare is a very busy sector there are many roles within the NHS which require staff to work alone. Ambulance crews and other first response units alone are an interesting topic within the Lone…

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StaySafe app and IKON Training collaborate to improve staff safety

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Leading lone worker safety app StaySafe and conflict resolution specialists IKON Training have joined forces to provide businesses with both the tools and the practical advice to keep staff safe whilst they work and travel…

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The Importance of Lone Working

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Ikon Training

Lone Working is becoming a vital part in jobs across all sectors. It is important to discuss what is needed to ensure the safety of these Lone Workers.┬áit is essential that companies have a Lone…

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Workplace Aggression: How training can make a difference

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Ikon Training

Workplace aggression is something that many people come across day to day, one of the biggest sectors that is effected heavily by this is Healthcare. Aggression is a growing concern within the healthcare sector (Hahn…

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NHS Protect Releases NHS Assault Statistics

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Ikon Training

Just before Christmas, NHS Protect released their Reported Physical Assaults on NHS Staff in 2015/2016. NHS Staff should never be put in a position where they do not feel safe at work. In a profession…

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