Technical Skills Module Training
** Must have attended the Relational and Conceptual Skills Module training
For: Teachers, Paraeducators, Administrations, and Support staff who have never been trained in the MANDT procedures. ** Paraeducators and school support staff need to have authorization from the special education coordinator covering their school in order to attend MANDT Technical Skills Module Training **
Description: The Technical Skills Module training is designed for participants who interact on a daily basis with people who may become uncooperative and/or confused. The training emphasizes the use of a gradually progressive system of alternatives that involve the least restrictive means of interpersonal and physical interaction. The interpersonal skills from the Relational and Conceptual Modules are reviewed and practiced, but emphasis is placed on learning appropriate physical skills wile maintaining a high level of dignity and respect.
Additional Requirements: Participants are required to demonstrate mastery of physical skills that require flexibility and strength. Participants must be able to lift 50 pounds and/or 1/4 of their own body weight to be certified.