Contextualised Secure Escort Training gaining excellent Feedback from Frontline and Management

Contextualised Secure Escort Training gaining excellent Feedback from Frontline and Management

Secure Escort Training: modern, relevant, pragmatic. Hello!  Gerard O’Dea here, Director of Training for Dynamis and I have been busy these past few weeks with a series of in-depth training engagements with Secure Escort and Patient Transport teams.   Our secure...

Workshop for Parents: “tools to protect my child”

Gerard is just back from a trip to Liverpool where he was commissioned by a local authority social work team to give assistance to a group of parents who look after their children with complex needs at home. The workshop gives parents a chance to ask a use-of-force,...

The potential for actual management of aggression

The POTENTIAL for ACTUAL MANAGEMENT of AGGRESSION Twice in this article from the Herald newspaper members of staff at a facility in Ireland mention the specific training system  that they are trained in, presumably for their own personal safety, for the control of...
Stress inoculation in PMVA training courses

Stress inoculation in PMVA training courses

PEOPLE DEALING WITH VIOLENCE AND AGGRESSION MUST PERFORM UNDER PRESSURE — Stress Inoculation Training (SIT) emerged out of an attempt to integrate the research on the role of cognitive and affective factors in coping processes with the emerging technology of...
Real Learning in PMVA Training for healthcare

Real Learning in PMVA Training for healthcare

PMVA Training Healthcare TUNING-IN THE RIGHT FIDELITY FOR PMVA TRAINING — Real violence is scary.   It is always sudden, rarely planned and always includes elements of chaos, stress and pressure which are uncomfortable for 98% of human beings.  In order for us...