The Art of Keeping Calm: De-Escalation Training for the Workplace

The Art of Keeping Calm:  De-Escalation Training for the Workplace
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – 9:00am-12:15pm
Newberry County Memorial Hospital, Newberry, SC 29108
Amanda Moorehead, MBA, SPHR, LEED ND


Newberry County Memorial Hospital
2669 Kinard Street
Newberry, SC 29108
(803) 276-7570

TARGET AUDIENCE:  All Healthcare Professionals

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:  Dealing with people can be challenging, especially someone when a person is angry, upset, anxious or stressed.  Things can escalate to a loud, out of control moment quickly.  This course aims at creating an environment of safety by teaching tactics and techniques to quickly de-escalate a situation before it becomes violent.


NURSING:   Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurses   Association, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  This program, approval #1510-040-PR-297, is approved for 3.0 hours.

AHEC: This program is approved for 0.3 CEU’s (3.0 clock hours) of continuing education by Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. and meets the SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

SOCIAL WORKERS: This program has been approved by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for 3.0 clock hours of non-social work continuing education.

 Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to receive a certificate of attendance.
 No partial credit will be given.


Fee waived for Hospital Consortium member when registered through Staff Development Director.
You may register online using PayPal at or make check payable to:

Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc.
P.O. Box 2049
Lancaster, SC 29721
Phone: 803-286-4121-Fax: 803-286-4165

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  May 2, 2018 or until classroom capacity is reached.



Registrations are accepted until class is filled. Registration assures placement, materials and notification if class is canceled. Registration is not complete until money is received along with the registration form.  Written cancellation received two (2) weeks prior to the program date will result in a 50% refund.  Cancellations received later than two weeks prior to the program, or failure to attend the program, are not refundable.  Your responsibility is to notify staff development if you cannot attend.  Substitutions are permitted.

Event Date: 

Wednesday, 9 May 2018 - 9:00am to 12:15pm
To event remaining 15 days