NRS 388.505
Mandatory education and training for staff.


The Department shall develop a model program of education for use by the school districts to train the members of the staff of the schools within the school districts who are identified in the individualized education programs of pupils with disabilities to provide services to those pupils. The model program of education must provide instruction in positive behavioral interventions and positive behavioral supports that:


Includes positive methods to modify the environment of pupils with disabilities to promote adaptive behavior and reduce the occurrence of inappropriate behavior;


Includes methods to teach skills to pupils with disabilities so that the pupils can replace inappropriate behavior with adaptive behavior;


Includes methods to enhance the independence and quality of life for pupils with disabilities;


Includes the use of the least intrusive methods to respond to and reinforce the behavior of pupils with disabilities; and


Offers a process for designing interventions based upon the pupil that are focused on promoting appropriate changes in behavior as well as enhancing the overall quality of life for the pupil.


The board of trustees of each school district shall provide for appropriate training for the members of the staff of the schools within the school district who are authorized to carry out and monitor physical restraint and mechanical restraint to ensure that those members of the staff are qualified to carry out the procedures in accordance with NRS 388.471 to 388.515, inclusive.

Source: Section 388.505 — Mandatory education and training for staff., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-388.­html#NRS388Sec505.

Last Updated

Feb. 5, 2021

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