Approaches to Conflict and Escalated Situations (ACES) - Healthcare

Code: CORP0264

Course description

This course will present the tools and strategies to deal with escalated behaviour in a healthcare workplace. Learners will explore the nature of anger and conflict, be introduced to a person-centred approach and review communication techniques to respond to escalated behaviours. Tips to promote a "safe" culture in the workplace as well as self-care strategies will be presented. This course is suitable for anyone who deals with customers and potential volatile situations.

Course details

Hours: 3
Credits: 0
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.