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Managing behaviour that challenges

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This course is perfect for people who live and work with children who experience behaviour that challenges. Throughout the course we look at some of the causes and consequences of such behaviour and what kinds of strategies can be developed in order to manage it in the most effective way.

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All about this course

This managing behaviour that challenges course will help students to understand how to help children manage their own behaviour. It will help you to examine children’s behaviour and develop ideas and strategies that can be applied in the work setting.

This course covers the basic needs of children, why it is important that these needs are met and how these can be met. It will also cover the different types of behaviour that challenges and give some examples. Finally we look at best ways to set boundaries for children to follow and how this will help with their behaviour.

Our managing behaviour that challenges course is designed for teachers, carers or anyone else working with children.

You will earn 3 CPD points on completion of the course, this course will take around 3 hours to complete and the certificate will last for two years.

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  • Completed online with instant downloadable certificate
  • Fully printed certificate posted next day
  • Covers all required legislation and practices
  • Complete the online multiple choice assessment as many times as you need to pass

Units covered

  • Unit 1 – Understanding the Causes of Behaviour that Challenges – In our first unit we will be looking at the basic needs of a child and what happens when the needs are not met, this unit will also include examples of the kinds of behaviour that challenges and how they may come about.
  • Unit 2 – Gaining the Trust of Children – This unit will be exploring the transitions in children’s lives and how these can be challenging for some groups, it will also look at why it is important to have an effective relationship with children, as well as how to prepare children for transitions in their life.
  • Unit 3 – Setting Boundaries for Children To Follow – In this unit we will be looking at the boundaries that are set for children and why boundaries are necessary, as well as the benefits of them. This unit will also look at negotiation and what may happen if negotiation doesn’t work.
  • Unit 4 – Praise and Rewards – This unit will consider the importance of praise and rewards when trying to reduce or prevent incidents of behaviour that challenges, it will also look at the operant conditioning theory.
  • Unit 5 – Communication – In this unit we will look at communication and why it is important when working with children that experience behaviour that challenges, this unit will also look at alternative forms of communication that may be used.
  • Unit 6 – Autism within Education – In this unit we will be exploring what happens when a child breaches boundaries and does not meet expectations that have been placed upon them. This unit will also cover the use of timeouts and the effectiveness of ignoring unwanted behaviour.
  • Unit 7 – Self-reflection and Self Care – In our final unit we will be looking at the importance of self-reflection and self-care for individuals who live or work with children who experience behavior that challenges. We will also look at how people who work with children who experience behaviour that challenges can protect themselves and look after their mental health.
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How long does the course take to complete?

This course takes a few hours to complete and you can do this without any restrictions. This means you can buy the course and start at any time. You can also begin your learning, stop and come back to the course to pick up where you left off.

Is this Managing behaviour that challenges course accredited?

Yes the course is fully accredited through the CPD Certification Service. They review all of our content to check for quality, depth and that the material is fully up-to-date. Each year our membership with the service is renewed and all courses are thoroughly checked prior to being accredited.

Will I get a certificate when I finish?

Yes, as soon as you finish this course you can immediately download a PDF version of your personalised certificate. We also then send a fully printed copy to you by first class post.

How long does the certificate last?

The certificate after finishing this course lasts for 2 years until expiry which is when we recommend completing the training again. Some industries may require an update to CPD more frequently than this and others may not but, as a standard rule, we recommend completing the Managing behaviour that challenges course every 2 years to ensure it is fresh in your mind and you understanding the latest regulations.

What are the benefits of completing this Managing behaviour that challenges course online?

By completing this course online you can study in your own time and at your own pace. Having the ability to complete the units at a time to suit you engages your learning much more and enables you to interact and soak up the information easier.

Managing challenging behaviour course
Managing behaviour that challenges
£20 + VAT