Sharp HealthCare AVADE (Awareness, Vigilance, Avoidance, Defense, Escape/Environment) Workplace De-Escalation Training.
This training provides informative, proactive prevention strategies, and interventions that can help prevent and mitigate fear, conflict, and aggression, while creating a culture of safety. Training is comprehensive and relevant to prevent escalation and reduce risk of injury to staff.
Staff will receive training strategies and techniques to mitigate escalated and violent behavior through proactive communication skills and techniques for real-world escalated situations.
This 4-hour Level I/II class will cover Workplace Violence, verbal de-escalation techniques and self-defense tactics.
This class is mandatory for all Sharp HealthCare Nursing Assistants/Sitters/Patient Attendants and is highly recommended for all employees with direct patient and visitor contact.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
A fee of 100 percent
will be deducted from the amount paid if you cancel your registration less than 24 days
before the event.
Free visitor parking is available from the lot entrance on Spectrum Center Boulevard. Employee parking is available in the front, back and side of the Spectrum building. The four entrances on Tech Way require an activated employee badge.
Please note that Sharp employees are subject to a $50 payroll deduction if they do not attend or if they cancel or reschedule less than 24 hours prior to the start time of the class.
Registration for this class is required. Walk-ins will not be accepted. If you do not receive an email confirming your enrollment, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277).
Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. If a class is cancelled, you will be notified by phone two days before the class and will have the opportunity to attend another date or receive a full refund of the registration fee.
Participants who arrive more than five minutes after the class start time will be asked to reschedule.
Please wear scrubs or comfortable clothing. You will be asked to perform self-defense movements.
A lunch break will be provided. Please plan to bring your own food and beverages.
If your class is at the Sharp Corporate Office (Spectrum), please make sure to bring your Sharp ID badge if you are an employee.
This course is provider-approved by the California Board of Nursing (Provider No. 70) for 4.0 contact hours.