The Belvedere Academy - Safety in your Hands workshop
Today RESOLVEit traveled to Liverpool, UK to deliver our "Safety in your Hands" workshop at The Belvedere Academy.
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
Designed for young people aged 11+ to increase confidence, resilience, personal safety awareness and basic self-defence skills.
SAFETY IN YOUR HANDS workshop comes with 8 personal safety tips in the form of a downloadable PDF. Used together, students will be armed with key personal safety skills and strategies should they ever need to use them.
The practical elements of personal safety will investigate situations around RESOLVEit’s four main principles: AWARENESS, AVOIDANCE, DIALOGUE and ACTION while introducing simple and effective self-defence and breakaway techniques.
Pushing away from grabs
Single hand/Arm wrist grab release
Double hand/Arm wrist grab release
SAFETY IN YOUR HANDS Workbook
Throughout this workshop they were:
Taught RESOLVEit’s 4 principles: AWARENESS, AVOIDANCE, DIALOGUE and ACTION.
Learnt how to detect and avoid danger by improving self-awareness and decision making skills. Learnt how to defuse and de-escalate common conflicts