Safety-Care™️ Training


    Safety-Care™️ Initial Training

    Safety-Care™️ training is a recommended and well-received two-day course that provides a broad set of methods and techniques for reducing the likelihood of behavioral crisis and improving staff safety. Staff will learn, practice, and demonstrate competency in differential reinforcement and basic preventative safety. They will learn how to safely cope with serious behavioral incidents that include: basic physical skills, releases, leadership during behavioral crises, and procedures for safe holding. Trainees who successfully pass the course will receive a Safety-Care™️ training certificate. Recertification is required annually through a recertification course.


    2019-2020 Training Dates

    (8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. each day)

    September 16-17, 2019

    November 11-12, 2019

    January 22-23, 2020

    April 1-2, 2020


    Safety-Care™️ Re-Certification Training

    The Safety-Care™️ re-certification course is a one-day training that provides a complete overview of the initial Safety-Care™️ training curriculum. Participants must demonstrate competency in all areas of the Safety-Care™️ curriculum and will be tested for proficiency through the demonstrated competencies and a written test. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will maintain their certification for one full year. The one-day re-certification course is required annually.


    2019-2020 Re-Certification Training Dates

    (8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. each day)

    August 22, 2019

    October 3, 2019

    November 14, 2019

    December 17, 2019

    February 11, 2020

    March 19, 2020

    May 21, 2020