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Revolutionising Safety: Introducing The Safety Pods in Education

Posted: February 26, 2024,

In the intricate landscape of child safety and behaviour management for teachers within educational settings, where ensuring the welfare of students and staff is paramount, IKON Training proudly presents the Safety Pod alongside our comprehensive de-escalation training in schools programme — a groundbreaking advancement in safeguarding children and promoting secure environments within schools.  Discover the […]

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Prioritising Mental Health in the Workplace

Posted: February 21, 2024,

At IKON Training, we pride ourselves on imparting knowledge and skills and nurturing the holistic development of the learners we guide. Central to this ethos is recognising and addressing the mental health challenges that individuals may face, such as stress, anxiety, or burnout.  As part of our commitment to promoting mental health awareness and support, […]

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What is breakaway training?

Posted: February 21, 2024,

Understanding the Essentials  Breakaway training is not merely about physical techniques but empowerment, risk assessment, and legal understanding.   As we delve into this crucial aspect of workplace safety, let’s explore why breakaway skills are necessary and how they empower individuals and organisations.  Understanding Breakaway Training  Breakaway training equips individuals with the skills and confidence to […]

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James Crown promoted to Training Director!

Posted: February 16, 2024,

We’re thrilled to share some fantastic news from the IKON Training team: James Crown has been promoted to Training Director! James has been an outstanding team member, always leading with passion, dedication, and genuine care for our company’s mission. His efforts have elevated our training programs and nurtured a culture of growth and development among […]

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Enhancing Children’s Services: The Revolutionary Impact of The Safety Pods

Posted: January 30, 2024, ,

In the intricate landscape of Children’s Services, where safety and exceptional care are paramount, IKON Training proudly introduces the Safety Pod alongside our training — a revolutionary stride in ensuring the wellbeing of support staff, residential care workers, and children in care.  Discover the Safety Pod: A Safer Alternative   Imagine this: A secure alternative to […]

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Celebrating Success: Annual Recertification from the Restraint Reduction Network

Posted: January 21, 2024,

We’re thrilled to share the latest achievement at IKON Training—our annual recertification from the Restraint Reduction Network (RRN). This accomplishment underscores our steadfast commitment to promoting person-centered care and fostering safer, more compassionate environments.  Commitment to Wellbeing: More Than a Certification  This recertification reflects a validation of our training programs and a testament to our […]

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Shaping Positive Change in Industry Standards

Posted: January 11, 2024,

In response to the events highlighted in the recent BBC article, it’s clear that effective strategies for managing challenging behaviour are more crucial than ever. As the Director of IKON Training, my commitment is to be a leading force in shaping industry standards and fostering positive change. The IKON Training team deeply understands the intricacies […]

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Proud to support ITFC safety stewarding staff

Posted: January 11, 2024,

As a dedicated Ipswich Town football supporter and season ticket holder, James Crown is passionate about our work with the stewards of our local team ITFC. We’ve been proud to support and train their safety stewarding staff in conflict management for nearly two decades. Recently, James and Company Trainer James Adams spent the day with […]

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Educators are uniting against abusive behaviours from parents

Posted: January 11, 2024,

The recent article School’s Week sheds light on the alarming surge in abusive behaviour towards our frontline teachers and school staff. With 4 in 10 schools experiencing an increase. IKON Training is committed to addressing this issue head-on with concrete solutions and support: **Understanding the Issue:** It’s crucial to recognise the signs and understand the root […]

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Elevate your team’s conflict resolution skills with IKON Live!

Posted: January 11, 2024, ,

Have you ever found online training dull? At IKON Training, we understand the struggle. That’s why our live online remote training in managing workplace conflict is a game-changer! ‘I usually struggle with online training, but Nick Pamment kept me engaged. Best trainer I’ve experienced. Excellent communicator. Thank you.’ – Sussex Training Consortium learner. Here’s why […]

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