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March 2016 - OTTAWA

New Course for Close Protection Training

In conjunction with Parisien Research Corporation, Polar Star Enterprises is helping to design two close protection courses for a private sector company. The first course trains the team members of a CP team while the second advanced course is for the team leader. The courses are being developed for CP teams working in Canada within the context of Canadian law. For more information, visit parisien.org.


November 2016 - OTTAWA

"One In the Spirit" Promotional Series for Orleans United Church

ORLEANS, ON - Polar Star Enterprises has been working with Orleans United Church to develop a video series on the work of individuals and groups in the church. There are over 20 interview that highlight the work being done by different people towards outreach and support. These videos can be found at the Orleans United Church Youtube channel.


May 2016 - Ottawa

New Courses for Law Enforcement, Intelligence, and Security Organizations

OTTAWA, ON - Parisien Research Corporation (PRC) is pleased to announce the debut of 12 new courses for public safety and security organizations. In conjunction with the Canadian Centre of Public Safety Excellence (CCPSE) and the Atlantic Police Academy (APA). PRC has produced 12 specialized courses for Canadian Centre of Public Safety Excellence (CCPSE), and the Atlantic Police Academy (APA). These courses are designed for personnel ranging from frontline officers to members of specialized response units.


Along with their strategic partner, Bremner Associates Inc., PRC has a gathered a team of highly qualified and experienced instructors in the fields of human behaviour, police tactical operations, tactical negotiations, physical surveillance, weapons training, intelligence, and security. These courses are accredited by APA and are available now through their campus in Summerside, PEI or, through special arrangements, anywhere in Canada.


For more information and course scheduling, please contact [email protected] or [email protected].


The Canadian Centre for Public Safety Excellence was created in 2015 as a joint federal and PEI provincial initiative that brings together the training expertise of the APA and the outstanding training facilities of Slemon Park Corporation. Its purpose is to provide knowledge and skills-based training to first responders in Canada.


The Atlantic Police Academy was opened in 1971 as a division of Holland College. It was a joint creation of the Maritime Provinces to provide first responder training to their resources. The Atlantic Police Academy is one of a small number of police training academies recognized by the Canadian Association of the Chiefs of Police (CACP) and the Canadian Police Association (CPA).


Slemon Park Corporation is a commercial and residential property management and development company for companies and training organizations in aviation, aerospace, police and security training and other commercial activities. Current Slemon Park tenants include Holland College, the Atlantic Police Academy, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), and the RCMP.
 
January 2016 - Ottawa
Institute for Performance and Learning - David Clemis Will Run a Workshop on DIY Training Videos
 David Clemis will lead a workshop on how to create "Do-It-Yourself" training videos to members of the Ottawa Chapter of the Institute for Performance and Learning (IPL). This workshop will cover the design, development and delivery of low-budget but credible video based on consumer-grade or build-your-own equipment. The workshop will be held at the Algonquin College Corporate Training Centre, 360 Albert Street, in Ottawa at noon. Contact Kate Wright, Ottawa-Gatineau Chair for tickets at (613) 727-4723 X3543.

The Institute for Performance and Learning (IPL) is a not-for-profit organization developing workplace learning professionals. By conducting and publishing research, the Institute guides existing practitioners and helps Canadian employers and public policy makers understand how to evaluate – and support – the role of workplace performance and learning across Canada.  Supported by a rapidly growing membership across 18 chapters from coast to coast, the Institute exists to elevate the performance and learning profession by setting the standards for excellence in professional practice through a competency framework, code of ethics, and sought-after professional designations. A professional certification program is offered by IPL.