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    • jae79
    • By jae79 3rd Nov 08, 11:54 AM
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    Has anyone done Mapa training?
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    • 3rd Nov 08, 11:54 AM
    Has anyone done Mapa training? 3rd Nov 08 at 11:54 AM

    I am due to do my 6 day Mapa training but the information has been a bit vague. I have been told by a couple of people that they wear jogging bottoms a T-shirt and trainers. The email I had about it, just said comfortable clothing. I have phoned the place where it is going to be held and they told me it is smart/casual! I am a bit confused and as it is tomorrow I really don't want to turn up in the completely wrong things.
    Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks.
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    • Savvy_Sue
    • By Savvy_Sue 3rd Nov 08, 11:03 PM
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    Smart jogging bottoms? :confused:

    What's Mapa training? That might help ...
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    • jae79
    • By jae79 10th Nov 08, 8:07 PM
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    Thanks for replying Sue. I am doing the training at the moment, so I have figured it out. I was confused, as one person said to wear comfortable clothing, one said jogging bottoms and another said smart/casual.
    MAPA is used by the NHS and other trusts. It is a way of teaching controlled restraint. The correct ways of restraining people, in that I mean if it is needed in your job, not in every day life.
    Thanks again.
    • Paparika
    • By Paparika 10th Nov 08, 9:02 PM
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    • 10th Nov 08, 9:02 PM
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    • 10th Nov 08, 9:02 PM
    Do you mean MAPPA Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements 8.pdf

    this may help
    Last edited by Paparika; 10-11-2008 at 9:11 PM.
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