Security Division Classes

This training division page sponsored by Sheila Ide, MSC Podcast Host:   

Tuesday, April 12, 2022
10:15 am
Leadership During the COVID-19 “New Normal” (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

COVID-19 has resulted in employees, organizations, families and the community to experience many types of “losses”.  This program will discuss how to inspire trust, morale, deliver empathic communications, respond to the “distressed” individuals and strategies and resources to assist employees to cope with workplace and personal concerns.

11:30 am
Active Shooter:  Tactical Survival Strategies (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

The review of Active Shooter incidents in workplace settings, have suggested training activities to increase employee survival.  Content will include How do “Real People” react during “Real” Active Shooter Incidents?; Human Reactions to Assault; and Developing a “Survival Mentality and Survival Choices during Active Shooter Incidents.  Defensive and personal survival options and strategies will be suggested.  Videos of actual shooter events will be shown to demonstrate key strategies.

12:30 pm
Victim Avoidance and Situational Awareness in Community and Remote Settings (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

Lone workers, those in isolated fields, community, home, or remote situations, may face risks of victimization from angry clients, criminals, or disturbed individuals.  This program will suggest how to identify potential perpetrators, risks of verbal threats, non-verbal pre-attack indicators and situations of potential harm.  Developing a “Survival Mentality” and Situational Awareness skills of risk factors to avoid victimization, will be described.

1:45 pm
Verbal Diffusion and De-Escalating the Angry Worker, Citizen or Customer (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

Angry individuals can create hostility and fearfulness in the workplace.  This program will describe warning signs of escalating anger and verbal de-escalation techniques to diffuse angry individuals within a “customer service model”.  Strategies to approach and manage the “entitled customer”, angry co-workers, the unwanted intruder and persons showing signs of mental illness, will be described.

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
10:15 am
Leadership During the COVID-19 “New Normal” (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

COVID-19 has resulted in employees, organizations, families and the community to experience many types of “losses”.  This program will discuss how to inspire trust, morale, deliver empathic communications, respond to the “distressed” individuals and strategies and resources to assist employees to cope with workplace and personal concerns.

11:30 am
Active Shooter:  Tactical Survival Strategies (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

The review of Active Shooter incidents in workplace settings, have suggested training activities to increase employee survival.  Content will include How do “Real People” react during “Real” Active Shooter Incidents?; Human Reactions to Assault; and Developing a “Survival Mentality and Survival Choices during Active Shooter Incidents.  Defensive and personal survival options and strategies will be suggested.  Videos of actual shooter events will be shown to demonstrate key strategies.

12:30 pm
Victim Avoidance and Situational Awareness in Community and Remote Settings (Intermediate)  Marilyn Knight, MSW, and Dr. Kenneth Wolf, Incident Management Team Center for Work Place Violence Prevention.

Lone workers, those in isolated fields, community, home, or remote situations, may face risks of victimization from angry clients, criminals, or disturbed individuals.  This program will suggest how to identify potential perpetrators, risks of verbal threats, non-verbal pre-attack indicators and situations of potential harm.  Developing a “Survival Mentality” and Situational Awareness skills of risk factors to avoid victimization, will be described.

  • Chair:  Daniel Torres, DTE Energy
  • Vice-Chair: Todd Dusky, DTE Energy
  • Division:  Paul Beasinger, Keene Training and Consulting, LLC
  • Timothy Fortin, Mt. Elliott Tool & Die
  • John Montville, CPP, FSyI, SEARCHER Corp.
Future Meeting Dates

April 12-13, 2022, Lansing, MI
April 18-19, 2023, Grand Rapids, MI
April 16-17, 2024, Grand Rapids, MI

 

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