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Bus Escort - 23LCAU05 (Facilitator Optima Training)

Bus Escort - 23LCAU05 (Facilitator Optima Training)



This School Bus Escorting training course is a 2-hour programme, is designed to provide participants with the knowledge to help staff sensitively manage the environment, understanding of the internal processes which drive behaviour and the provision of skills in diffusion, de-escalation and diversion.

This School Bus escort course may be of interest to those who as School Management, Teaching Staff, SNAs, parents and any other relevant school staff.

  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Responsibilities of the Bus/Taxi Escort
  • Basic First Aid-Medical Emergencies
  • Escort training – client lifting, epilepsy, diabetes, First Aid, behaviour management · Medical emergencies on vehicles · Dealing with parental complaints/expectations
  • Dangerous behaviour and other Health and Safety issues on vehicles – harnesses, hoists, booster seats, seatbelt issues, wheelchair access etc.
  • Assisting children to and from transport-Access and Egress
  • Hazards and Dangers, Seating-Booster, Seat Belts, Child location, Covid 19, Behaviour Management, wheelchairs
  • The Importance of good communications within the school setting and also with parents driver and child. Documentation and handover
  • The significance of language in building pupil success, including the impact and influence of behaviour
  • To explore strategies for de-escalating low to high level conflict situations. Predicting and Preventing
  • Q&A

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 This webinar is hosted by Carrick Education Centre. The information you provide when registering will be shared with the host centre and the centre through which you booked and can be used and shared by them in accordance with their Terms and Privacy Policy, which is available on their website.

Course Details

Course Date 04-12-2023 4:00 pm
Course End Date 04-12-2023 6:00 pm
Cut off date 03-12-2023 11:55 pm
Facilitator Optima Training
Select Hours 2
Location Live Webinar - Online
Categories Primary, Parents, Post Primary, SNA's

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