Positive Behaviour Support: Practitioner

Fee: £298.00 + VAT

Programme dates:

13-14 October 2020, Manchester

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Fee: £327.80 + VAT

Programme dates:

5-6 October 2020, London

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This programme is also available in-house, tailored to the needs of your organisation. To find out more please contact us on 0121 415 6960, email pbsenquiries@bild.org.uk


Programme details

This two day programme will introduce the key components of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) and the values and science that underpin it. The potential causes and function of behaviours of concern will be covered as well as the impact of personal attitudes, values and beliefs on the quality of support that is offered.

Aim of the course

This programme covers the essential knowledge needed by anyone who provides direct support and implements behaviour support strategies or a behaviour support plan. Participants will explore the purpose and essential elements of a behaviour support plan, including proactive strategies such as teaching new skills as well as reactive strategies and learn what they need to do to support functional assessments.

Course Programme

Day one:

  • The values base of PBS and personal values
  • Person centred working - planning and action
  • Providing supportive, capable environments
  • Supporting a functional assessment

Day two:

  • Implementing behaviour support plans
  • Teaching new skills
  • Using reactive strategies
  • Putting it into practice

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)
This training has been CPD Certified. Attendance will allow you to gain CPD points towards your Continuous Professional Development requirements.