The use of mechanical restraints’ can be justified in certain extreme circumstances. They will also require a valid first aid at work certificate. This shows that they have a basic understanding of some of the injuries that may be sustained. Lastly they must prove sector competency where appropriate, to show that they have relevant experience within the industry.
Basic anatomy and physiology, when to use handcuffs.
Refresher of level 2 Physical Intervention, the importance of searching and the importance of preparation; for example priming the cuffs and how to carry them properly.
How to efficiently retrieve your cuffs, types of application techniques for compliant and non-compliant suspects.
To be allowed to participate on this course, you must have a valid 3 day first aid at work and advanced physical intervention qualification. Course dates for the Mechanical Restraints course are available upon request and require a minimum of six candidates for the course to be held.
This course is available from £150 + VAT per person.
*Additional charges may be incurred dependant on location and additional resources required.