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EDVPM Physical Skills Practice Sessions


Welcome to the eLearning module EDVPM Physical Skills Practice Sessions.

The EDVPM Physical Skills practice sessions revise the de-escalation tips,  personal safety and team restraint techniques over a series of 12 sessions. The sessions are desinged to be delivered face to face and allow for hands on practice of the techniques from the one day EDVPM Physical Skills Workshop.

A certificate is issued on completion.


On successful completion of these practice sessions you will be able to:

  • Describe the importance of self, environment and others in relation to violence prevention and management
  • Apply a risk assessment approach to preventing and responding to workplace violence
  • Use techniques and restraints to maintain personal safety when responding to a violent person.


This course is applicable for Nursing, Allied Health, Medical Staff, Security staff working in Emergency Departments and may qualify for up to 4.0 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.