Management of Assaultive Behavior (MAB)

Crisis Prevention & Intervention (CPI)

For Healthcare Professionals

 

LA Fire Card offers both the Management of Assaultive Behavior (MAB) and Crisis Prevention & Intervention (CPI) classes for healthcare professionals in California. We are certified by the American Crisis Prevention and Management Association (ACPMA).

 

The Management of Assaultive Behavior (MAB) also known as AB-508 violence prevention class and the Crisis Prevention & Intervention class are designed for individuals working within healthcare and emergency medical services fields. These courses teach the healthcare and emergency medical services professionals the techniques to use when dealing with the potentially assaultive client. Students will understand and have the ability to recognize potentially dangerous situations and the tools to de-escalate situations prior to any physical intervention or assault. Physical intervention skills are taught through simulation and role-play.

Satisfies requirements for California AB 508, Section 3, sub 1257.7 and 1257.8 training for healthcare providers.

CE Credits: 8 hours

MAB Classes

ACPMA Certified Classes Cover:

  • Meaning of Crisis

  • Types of Crisis and their Causes

  • General safety measures.

  • Personal safety measures.

  • The assault cycle.

  • Aggression and violence predicting factors.

  • Obtaining patient history from a patient with violent behavior.

  • Characteristics of aggressive and violent patients and victims.

  • Verbal and physical maneuvers to diffuse and avoid violent behavior.

  • Strategies to avoid physical harm.

  • Restraining techniques.

  • Appropriate use of medications as chemical restraints.

  • Receive your certification card the same day

  • CE Credits: 8 hours

CPI Classes

ACPMA Certified Classes cover:

 

  • Meaning of Crisis

  • Types of Crisis and their Causes

  • General safety measures.

  • Personal safety measures.

  • The assault cycle.

  • Aggression and violence predicting factors.

  • Obtaining patient history from a patient with violent behavior.

  • Characteristics of aggressive and violent patients and victims.

  • Verbal and physical maneuvers to diffuse and avoid violent behavior.

  • Strategies to avoid physical harm.

  • Restraining techniques.

  • Appropriate use of medications as chemical restraints.

  • Receive your certification card the same day

  • CE Credits: 8 hours

  • Convenient! Take the class from the comfort of your own home.

  • Great for busy schedules! Students have 21 days to complete

  • Same day certification available! Upon course completion, a picture of the front/back of the card is sent to you upon completion and the hard copy mailed to you standard mail (1-3 Priority Mail and Next-Day Shipping available) or you will have the option to print your own certificate of completion. 

  • Fast and Easy! Course consists of 7 modules (or chapters) including videos and slides and 10 questions per module

  • Affordable! $125 per student

  • Continuing Education Credits: 8 hours

  • To Register: Select "MAB Online" or "CPI Online" on the REGISTER page

NEED BOTH MAB AND CPI CERTIFICATIONS?

  • Need both MAB and CPI certifications for your staffing agency, school or employer?

    • Simply take one class and receive BOTH cards at a discounted rate.

    • Savings! $189 per student (save $61!)

    • Continuing Education Credits: 16 hours

    • To Register: Select "MAB + CPI Online - 1 Class, Both Cards" on the REGISTER page

For online students, you will receive the link to complete your class at your leisure within 21 days.

  • ​Link for the class is delivered between business hours 8AM to 10PM.

  • Please allow up to 12 hours to receive the link.

  • Please Note for Online Classes: By taking the MAB Online or CPI Online certified class, you will receive the same class completion card as you would taking the in-person class.

We are here to help you! If you have any questions, or need help registering for a class please feel free to call or text us at 323.327.6353!

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