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Document ID (ISN)108419
CIS number 08-993
Year 2006
Convention or series no. HSE Research Report 495
Author(s) Zarola A., Leather P.
Health and Safety Executive
Title Violence management training: The development of effective trainers in the delivery of violence management training in healthcare settings
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2006. xii, 87p. Illus. 13 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract The objectives of this research project was to identify the competencies that make for an effective violence management trainer and to review practices and procedures associated with the selection, development and management of trainers. It was carried out by means of literature surveys, together with interviews and focus groups involving trainers and managers of a number of healthcare units in the United Kingdom. Findings are discussed. Recommendations are grouped under the following headings: regulation of violence management training; trainer competencies; role of violence management trainer; trainer selection; trainer support and development; organizational capability in tackling work-related violence; further research.
Descriptors (primary) training of OSH personnel; United Kingdom; violence; health care personnel; qualifications; health services
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; research; report
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Health care services
Violence and terrorism