eLearning: Managing risk, minimising restraint: Challenges, dilemmas and positive approaches for working with older people in care homes

Published: 2009

These elearning resources are freely available to all. They provide audio, video and interactive technology to assist in exploring the nature of managing risk and minimising restraint when working with older people in care homes.

The resources also support learning and teaching for the Health and Social Care Diploma, levels 3 and 4. You can see how the modules map across to the Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) by downloading the Managing risk, minimising restraint: QCF mapping level 3 and Managing risk, minimising restraint: QCF mapping level 4 documents.

Exploring restraint

An interactive exploration of definitions, thoughts and ideas about the use of restraint and how to minimise it.

Decision making processes

Exploring approaches to communication, learning and development, and the care home environment to help minimise the use of restraint.

Creating a positive culture

Exploring approaches to communication, learning and development, and the care home environment to help minimise the use of restraint.