PMVA Training Courses in Manchester

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Distinction Classrooms’ industry experts deliver cost effective and tailor-made PMVA training courses in Manchester to staff members who work in environments that have the potential to become violent or aggressive.

About Our PMVA Training Courses in Manchester

Our PMVA Training Courses in Manchester are led by experts and industry professionals. When booking a course with the Distinction Classroom team, you’re in safe hands. We understand the importance of being able to proficiently deal with aggressive behaviour and our 3-day course has been designed to prepare you for potentially difficult scenarios.

Available PMVA Training Courses in Manchester

Why Distinction?

Frequently Asked Questions about PMVA Training

PMVA – which stands for Prevention and Management of Violence and Aggression – is an NHS Protect certified course in conflict resolution and physical
intervention. The course is a mandatory requirement for any staff member who works in a violent or aggressive environment.

PMVA training is a mandatory requirement for any staff member that works in
a violent or aggressive environment, especially those within a mental health environment.

The PMVA courses have been developed in line with the General Services
Association (GSA) standards and are aligned with the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD).

Who Are PMVA Training Courses Designed For?

Our PMVA Training Courses, available to book directly online have been designed to teach and educate delegates on how to approach destructive, and aggressive behaviour within the workplace.   

The objectives of the PMVA Training Courses in Manchester are as follows:

  • Understand their legal responsibilities
  • Understand reasonable and proportionate force
  • Understand ethical considerations of physical intervention
  • Identify possible causes of violence and aggression
  • Know the stages of the assault cycle
  • Be able to identify signs of aggression
  • Understand a variety of de-scalation techniques
  • Recognise the importance of early intervention
  • Understand the importance of continual assessment and evaluation
  • Breakaway techniques

Become PMVA Training Qualified Today

Book your course online today – we have a flexible course schedule and can tailor our sessions to suit your individual or organisation’s needs. 

If you have any queries, whether that’s regarding the training itself, or any special requirements, our team will be on hand to help. Give us a call on 0204 539 4600 or email us on