East Midlands Branch Managing Debriefs / Techniques Workshop – May 2019

The East Midlands Branch hosted a full day workshop to develop members’ formal debriefing techniques, an excellent and thought-provoking session run my Nigel Humphreys from the East Midlands Committee. The day included a series of structured group activities:

Reviewing the NOS against their own role

Completed a personal learning style questionnaire

Peer reviewed & benchmarked several debrief reports

Demonstrated use of the experiential learning cycle as a debriefing methodology

Explored the Joint Decisions Model as a debriefing model

Explored several communication styles

Reflected upon their own style / performance as a facilitator

This excellent day, attended by 8 EPS members can be duplicated elsewhere in UK, contact the branch chair – Andy McCombe – for more details.

ICPEM Conference 19 June 2019 and Collaboration

The EPS and ICPEM are working together and as such offering each other’s members some places at their respective events.  The forthcoming conference details are attached. 2019_Conference Programme      

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East Midlands Branch Managing Debriefs / Techniques Workshop – May 2019

The East Midlands Branch hosted a full day workshop to develop members' formal debriefing techniques, an excellent and thought-provoking session run my Nigel Humphreys from the East Midlands Committee. The day included a series of structured group activities: Reviewing the NOS against their own role Completed a personal learning style questionnaire Peer reviewed & benchmarked several debrief reports Demonstrated use of the experiential learning cycle as a debriefing methodology Explored the Joint Decisions Model as a debriefing model Explored several communication styles Reflected upon their own style / performance as a facilitator This excellent day, attended by 8 EPS members can be duplicated elsewhere in UK, contact the branch chair - Andy McCombe - for more details.
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East Midlands Branch Strategic Workshop – 21 September 2018

It isn’t often that any workshop planned for a Friday draws a full crowd but the strategic coordination event hosted by Chair of the East Midlands Branch, Andy McCombe, all but filled the lecture theatre at Leicestershire Police HQ on the 21st September. Delegates...

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Successful CBRN Seminar held in Leicester

The first joint Branch and Professional Working Group seminar was held at Leicestershire Police HQ on 12 July. Thirty five members and paying guests spent an informative day learning about the threat, defence measures, training and exercising plus a case study. Due to the raised profile of CBRN in UK it is hoped that the CBRN PWG will work with other branches to develop learning. Andy McCombe, Chair of the East Midlands Branch, said that it was great to see so many members from other branches making the trip to improve their knowledge and network with other members and guests.
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Building Community Resilience

Assistant Chief Officer Rob Davis, of the Avon Fire & Rescue Service, outlines the strides they have taken with local communities, and the many advantages it is bringing:
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