Advanced Technical Instruction provides a much higher level of physical skill to support workplace safety during instances of intentional physical aggression and violence. The advanced technical instruction is appropriate for settings where the individuals served have a history of being, or are likely to become, physically aggressive to themselves or others.
Requirements & Costs
- Must have RCT certification
- Pre-workshop eLearning is required
- Cost is $2,435.00USD/$3,215.00CAD per instructor*
- Instructors are certified for two years
- Staff are certified for one year
*We offer special RCT+Advanced Technical pricing for new instructors who require both certifications. Contact us for more information.
Who It’s For
Individuals who work with people whose aggression and violence are at a higher skill and threat level. Often the aggression is intentional and not simply emotionally escalated.
Provides specific application of the Technical Instruction to respond to escalated situations of violence and aggression, such as throwing, jabbing, and swinging. Gaining a release in situations in which choking occurs is also presented.
Provides specific application on the use of a physical restraint in order to give an intramuscular (IM) injection, understanding that only a licensed medical professional can administer the shot. Discusses preparation for the imposition of mechanical restraint and/or seclusion is also presented.
All instructors in an advanced course must attend 4 days. The conceptual chapters are done after the face to face portion on-line.
The certification is every two years for instructors. Certification is every year at the student level.
All chapters that do not have any physical skills have a 1 instructor to 20 students ratio. Chapters with physical skills have a ratio of 1 instructor to 10 students.
No. Only organizations that deal with higher levels of aggression and violence should consider having advanced instructors. The Mandt System can assist in determining the level of training needed to best meet the organizations need.
No. The advanced course also covers the RCT recertification for instructors. Once an Instructor is on the advanced strand they only attend advanced events.