Bylaw Offi­cer Cer­ti­fi­ca­tion Train­ing: Tes­ti­mo­ni­als

Great course. Per­fect blend of the­o­ry and prac­tice. Clear and under­stand­ing instruc­tion. - Anony­mous 


Great course. Deliv­ered very well. Love tac­tic deliv­ered and how they were deliv­ered. Instruc­tion was great. As an ex-police offi­cer, I feel like I got rid of the rust and learned a lot more than expect­ed. - Anony­mous


Course was infor­ma­tive. Full of knowl­edge and a great adult learn­ing expe­ri­ence. Helped re-trig­ger my police train­ing. - Anony­mous


(Liked) The hands-on train­ing. Pos­i­tive con­struc­tive feed­back. Con­fi­dent using tools. - Anony­mous


Course instilled con­fi­dence and val­i­da­tion in role as bylaw/ park­ing offi­cer. Kris (the owner/ instruc­tor) was patient, knowl­edge­able, and high­ly skilled in her deploy­ment of this course. - Anony­mous


Inter­est­ing and attrac­tive pre­sen­ta­tion. Pos­i­tive feed­back that builds con­fi­dence. Iden­ti­fy­ing risks that offi­cers face and how to safe­ly deal with. - Anony­mous


(Liked) Hands on, prac­ti­cal train­ing very use­ful and builds con­fi­dence. Drills and sit­u­a­tions were accu­rate and based on the real world. - Anony­mous


(Liked) Prac­ti­cal drills. - Anony­mous


I enjoyed the course and learned so much more. - Anony­mous


Instruc­tor was very well pre­pared. Deliv­ered the mate­r­i­al pro­fes­sion­al­ly and effec­tive­ly. Knowl­edge­able instruc­tor. Train­ing aids were very good. Lots of inert OC/ spray/ gloves/ gog­gles. Set up of the class­room was excel­lent, con­ducive to learn­ing. Demon­stra­tion of tech­niques very well done. Instruc­tor made it look easy. Pro­vid­ed good feed­back on how to improve. - Anony­mous


Liked the addi­tion of run­ning. OC spray always fun. Very com­fort­able with COVID pre-cau­tions. Thank you! - Anony­mous


I find it so help­ful when you repeat a cer­tain phrase that’s impor­tant. Active­ly mov­ing around the room and engag­ing us. Mul­ti­ple reviews for test. Tons of prac­tice and sce­nar­ios. - Anony­mous


Enjoyed all hand on com­po­nents- most valu­able aspect of train­ing for me. Pow­er­point mate­r­i­al was clear and con­cise. - Anony­mous


Great cov­er­age of mate­r­i­al. Loved the run­ning before tac­ti­cal response. Made it more real­is­tic. - Anony­mous


Great refresh­er course. Good pace to keep engaged. Prac­ti­cal exer­cis­es rein­forced knowl­edge. Expe­ri­enced instruc­tor. Light heart­ed. Good humor. - Anony­mous


Phys­i­cal direc­tions were clear for hand­cuff train­ing and OC. - Anony­mous


Cov­ered a lot of mate­r­i­al in one day. Pas­sion­ate about top­ics. Great refresh­er. Patient with us learn­ing new tech­niques- pain works as a learn­ing tool. Feel more con­fi­dent now. She (Kris) knows her stuff! — Anony­mous


Excel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills. Knowl­edge­able. — Anony­mous


Excel­lent. Clear con­cise train­ing. Goo demos. Lots of hands on. Good amount of breaks. — Anony­mous


Very knowl­edge­able. Engaged. Pos­i­tive. Team ori­ent­ed. Straight shoot­er. Real deal. Awe­some train­ing. — Anony­mous


Great instruc­tion and deliv­ery of mate­r­i­al. Enter­tain­ing and infor­ma­tion­al. Enjoyed hands on instruc­tion and prac­tice- Kris was real­ly good at cor­rect­ing our mis­takes and giv­ing tips. — Anony­mous


Pace was great. Inter­ac­tive. Lots of per­son­al expe­ri­ence. Hon­est. Prac­ti­cal. — Anony­mous


Kris, I always enjoy your enthu­si­asm and upbeat per­son­al­i­ty. I think you are doing a fan­tas­tic job keep­ing every­one engaged and pulling peo­ple out­side their com­fort zones. — Anony­mous


Like how infor­ma­tion was deliv­ered. — Anony­mous


Very clear com­mu­ni­ca­tion and teach­ings. Pre­sen­ta­tion was very well struc­tured and orga­nized. Open, inclu­sive envi­ron­ment. Good amount of break time to refresh. Over­all 10/10 deliv­ery and expe­ri­ence. — Anony­mous


Excel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion and expla­na­tion of the mate­r­i­al. Appre­ci­at­ed the video and break it down step by step of what was done well and what could have been improved. I liked that you asked us for our input and our expe­ri­ences. — Anony­mous


Kept the class engaged. Used recent exam­ples. — Anony­mous


(+) Address­ing the issues that will be raised at the begin­ning. Kept us engaged despite it being a very warm room. Talked through our sce­nar­ios mak­ing the train­ing spe­cif­ic to our needs and expe­ri­ences. Felt like a safe space to open up. — Anony­mous


Clear, con­cise. Per­ti­nent and use­ful infor­ma­tion. Use of extreme­ly rel­e­vant exam­ples. — Anony­mous


I enjoyed the real life exam­ples applied to the train­ing tech­niques. I appre­ci­at­ed Kris’s enthu­si­asm and real­ism when dis­cussing each top­ic of the train­ing. Very thor­ough dis­cus­sions going through each top­ic. Great job! — Anony­mous


Cov­ered a lot. Infor­ma­tion was clear, use­ful- espe­cial­ly com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills. Kris is pas­sion­ate about the mate­r­i­al- con­ta­gious pas­sion. — Anony­mous


Excel­lent fast pace, quick fire “on your toes”. Wealth of expe­ri­ence shown. Lis­tened atten­tive­ly. — Anony­mous


Re: Instruc­tors. Awe­some style (straight up-no bull$h!t). Expe­ri­enced. Knowl­edge­able. Pos­i­tive Atmos­phere. Goes the extra mile. — Anony­mous


Kris is great! She is a web of knowl­edge and kept the room inter­est­ed. I look for­ward to tak­ing this again. — Anony­mous


What ifs”- What a great idea! Real­ly nev­er thought of doing it, but will incor­po­rate into my prac­tice when I’m out. Great pre­sen­ta­tion. Thank you. — Anony­mous


I always enjoy the train­ing because of the first hand expe­ri­ence and sto­ries that you bring. Also enjoy that it is inter­ac­tive and you want dia­logue. — Anony­mous


Very clear and con­cise steps. Train­ing hands on step by step was thought­ful for those to whom every­thing was new. Came togeth­er real­ly well. Very per­son­able and approach­able (instruc­tor). Great pow­er­point. Very live­ly. — Anony­mous


Good com­mu­ni­ca­tion. Good inter­ac­tion with group par­tic­i­pa­tion. Clear instruc­tions. Well done. — Anony­mous


Appre­ci­ate your com­mit­ment to ensur­ing we under­stand what you are teach­ing. I liked Kris’s life expe­ri­ences on the job- exam­ples and sce­nar­ios. Pos­i­tive and upbeat atti­tude. Thank you. — Anony­mous


I liked.. the time to prac­tice, going through mul­ti­ple sce­nar­ios, and the repeats. (Kris) Great Instruc­tor.- Anony­mous


Prac­ti­cal train­ing with batons and OC spray. Use of curse words. Real world aspect. Hav­ing the entire team train­ing togeth­er. I had a great time. Thank you. — Anony­mous


Pace of the course was good. Equal amount of the­o­ry and prac­ti­cal. Pos­i­tive rein­force­ment.- Anony­mous


New skills. Great teacher. Great pow­er­point. Prac­ti­cal train­ing was the best. Very well pre­sent­ed. Thanks so much. — Anony­mous


Good com­mand pres­ence. Good instruc­tor move­ment. Rel­e­vant train­ing. Good humour. Good test review through­out. Awe­some knowl­edge. Thanks!- Anony­mous


Enjoyed the hands on prac­tice of hand cuff­ing tech­niques. — Anony­mous


Very good com­mu­ni­ca­tion. — Anony­mous


Help­ful to learn NUFF lev­els and how you need to artic­u­late in your reports.  — Anony­mous


Instruc­tor is ful­ly engaged. Knowl­edge­able. Straight shoot­er- does not sug­ar coat. The real deal. — Anony­mous


Easy to fol­low instruc­tion with through expla­na­tion of the top­ics we cov­ered. — Anony­mous


Real world expe­ri­ence. Con­fi­dence. — Anony­mous


Good pow­er­point. Enjoy how you (Kris) are hon­est in your pre­sen­ta­tion. — Anony­mous


Infor­ma­tive and rel­e­vant. — Anony­mous


Excel­lent hands on train­ing and align­ing rel­e­vance to bylaws. — Anony­mous


Great course. Very knowl­edge­able and expe­ri­enced instruc­tor. Rel­e­vant to our job. — Anony­mous


Very knowl­edge­able instruc­tor. Great per­son­al­i­ty. Stayed right on track for the Munic­i­pal­i­ties needs. Had to cov­er a huge top­ic in only a few hours. — Anony­mous


I found his class very infor­ma­tive and appre­ci­at­ed the ref­er­ences made to the var­i­ous acts. — Anony­mous


Fun, good pace, well artic­u­lat­ed, and good humoured. — Anony­mous


Instruc­tor was well informed. Fun atmos­phere. Good rel­e­vant infor­ma­tion. — Anony­mous


Friend­ly demeanour. Clear artic­u­la­tions. Will­ing­ness to learn more. Hum­ble and con­fi­dent instruc­tor. — Anony­mous


I enjoyed learn­ing about…Importance of know­ing legal aspects of tak­ing actions. Re: Use of force. — Anony­mous


You brought back real­ly good mem­o­ries and I real­ly enjoyed your (Kris) engage­ment with the class. The ses­sion was very infor­ma­tive and a great remind­ed to be awake at all times. — Anony­mous


Great course! I enjoyed the mate­r­i­al and it was pre­sent­ed with enthu­si­asm in a way that invit­ed every­one to open con­ver­sa­tion. — Anony­mous


Mak­ing us real­ize that at the end of the day we go back home to our fam­i­ly and that should be the moti­vat­ing fac­tor to be safe. — Anony­mous


Kris was fab­u­lous and extreme­ly knowl­edge­able in the course mate­r­i­al deliv­ered. Although tir­ing in role play­ing it was extreme­ly help­ful in learn­ing dif­fer­ent tech­niques. — Anony­mous


Enthu­si­as­tic teacher. Per­son­able. — Anony­mous


The train­ing was amaz­ing. Wish it was longer. The feed­back we got was per­fect, as it went over things we deal with on a dai­ly basis. Hope to do this again in the future. — Anony­mous


This was the most enjoy­able course I have ever tak­en. I was an aux­il­iary con­sta­ble for 10 years and the train­ing I was giv­en was noth­ing in com­par­i­son to yours. Tru­ly a great instruc­tor and look­ing for­ward to more cours­es that you offer. — Anony­mous


Pos­i­tive ener­gy. Kept my inter­est. Great to the point infor­ma­tion. Not a lot of filler. Fun!- Anony­mous


Awe­some instruc­tor. Knowl­edge­able.  Keep good inter­ac­tion. Phys­i­cal inter­ac­tion. Up beat. Engaged.- Anony­mous


Clear, con­cise com­mu­ni­ca­tion. Great demon­stra­tion. — Anony­mous


Good inte­gra­tion of the­o­ry while doing prac­ti­cal train­ing. Good review through­out to rein­force main con­cepts.- Anony­mous


React very well to class ideas and skill sets. Under­stands bylaw/ ani­mal con­trol use box force options. — Anony­mous


Was great! — Anony­mous


Fun. Infor­ma­tive. Prac­ti­cal Knowl­edge. Excel­lent class. — Anony­mous


Was good to cre­ate phys­i­cal stress to sim­u­late real world sit­u­a­tion. Very help­ful for self real­iza­tion. Team tac­tics was anoth­er great learn­ing expe­ri­ence. — Anony­mous


Good pace of mate­r­i­al. Good time spent on prac­ti­cal. Good check­ing in/ cor­rect­ing dur­ing prac­ti­cal. — Anony­mous


Kris- Great teacher! Great course. Great. Great! — Anony­mous


Infor­ma­tion was well pre­sent­ed. Infor­ma­tion was clear. Demon­stra­tions were well done. - Anony­mous


Great knowl­edge. Excel­lent com­mu­ni­ca­tion. Easy to fol­low instruc­tions. Makes the class fun. — Anony­mous


You made the course and mate­r­i­al cov­ered fun where­as oth­er instruc­tors come off as boring/ straight laced. Your polic­ing back­ground shows and that’s good! — Anony­mous


Sim­ple and inter­ac­tive. Both instruc­tors went around to every­one at least once per exer­cise. — Anony­mous


Great review- thanks! Good bal­ance between class and prac­ti­cal. Great job knowl­edge and keep­ing every­ones focus in a large group. — Anony­mous


Pro­fes­sion­al. Real­is­tic. Infor­mal. Con­fi­dence build­ing. Good facil­i­ty. Works around peo­ples injuries. — Anony­mous


What I liked…Baton train­ing. Hand­cuff train­ing. Kris’s enthu­si­asm. — Anony­mous


What I liked… Every­thing! Have no com­plaints. The pace of the learn­ing and activ­i­ties was per­fect. Knowl­edge on the sub­ject is obvi­ous­ly very high. — Anony­mous


Pre­pared instruc­tors. Knowl­edge from expe­ri­ence (great sto­ries). Pro­fes­sion­al and method­i­cal instruc­tion. — Anony­mous


Con­tent was awe­some. Deliv­ery was awe­some. Great group inter­ac­tions. Knowl­edge­able instruc­tors. Great exam­ples. — Anony­mous


Bylaw Offi­cer Real­i­ty Based Train­ing: Tes­ti­mo­ni­al


Pos­i­tive ener­gy. Fun interactions/ real­is­tic. — Anony­mous


I liked that the course was expe­ri­en­tial. I liked the lev­i­ty of the instruc­tors. I liked that I Iearned a few help­ful things. — Anony­mous


Good speak­ing pre­sen­ta­tion. Prac­ti­cal (drills and sce­nar­ios) were infor­ma­tive. — Anony­mous


Enjoyed the course. Detailed. Artic­u­lat­ed. Use­ful for Bylaw. — Anony­mous


Well versed. Applic­a­ble sce­nar­ios. Help­ful assault cues. — Anony­mous


I love your pas­sion and enthu­si­asm and dri­ve in teach­ing us how to become safer and stay safe. Every­thing was very rel­e­vant and impor­tant. Thank you and I wish it was much longer than 1 day. You empow­er us! — Anony­mous


Enjoyed the day. Loved the hand to hand (elbows and knees). Like sce­nar­ios. Good infor­ma­tion pro­vid­ed. Great pre­sen­ta­tion (good team). Make stu­dents feel com­fort­able. — Anony­mous


I liked how every­one took part. The course was tai­lored to Bylaw enforce­ment with real day to day sit­u­a­tions. Chris and Kris did a great job and kept it inter­est­ing. — Anony­mous


Very thought­ful teach­ing process. Exud­ed con­fi­dence in our abil­i­ty. Pro­vid­ed con­struc­tive crit­i­cism. Process was a nat­ur­al pro­gres­sion into more dif­fi­cult sit­u­a­tions. — Anony­mous


Excel­lent course! Cov­ered rel­e­vant top­ics and sce­nar­ios for Bylaw. Great to have hands on and to do real­i­ty based sce­nar­ios. — Anony­mous


Liked the self defense tech­niques, learn­ing when it’s appro­pri­ate to use defen­sive tac­tics. Clear expla­na­tion of our rights and respon­si­bil­i­ties. Liked the tips re: spo­ken artic­u­la­tion. — Anony­mous


Extreme­ly knowl­edge­able. Real­is­tic role play­ing. Well paced day. High­ly rec­om­mend. — Anony­mous


Super engag­ing and ani­mat­ed. Artic­u­late. Tons of real world examples/ sce­nar­ios. Amaz­ing role play­ing. Learn­ing a $h!t ton. Thank you. — Anony­mous


Very infor­ma­tive. Cre­at­ed a com­fort­able train­ing envi­ron­ment. — Anony­mous


Very knowl­edgable. Con­fi­dent. Great role plays. — Anony­mous


Loved the visu­al­iza­tion focus and examples/ real sto­ries and can­did­ness. Real­ly helped me con­sid­er more sit­u­a­tions and prepar­ing for calls to scenes. — Anony­mous


Thank you for pro­vid­ing prac­ti­cal sce­nar­ios. Will car­ry a flash­light. Great tips on self defense (strikes). — Anony­mous


Intense. Loaded with info and exam­ples. Expe­ri­ence behind the instruc­tors. — Anony­mous


Real­ly inter­est­ing and use­ful con­tent. Role play­ing real­ly helped me fig­ure out my next moves while out at work. Great to get hands on with phys­i­cal ele­ments. — Anony­mous


Applic­a­ble skills in my every­day job require­ments. Spa­tial aware­ness when enter­ing a poten­tial­ly dan­ger­ous envi­ron­ment. — Anony­mous


Great hands on sce­nario based train­ing. Sce­nar­ios reflect­ed day to day job accu­rate­ly. — Anony­mous 


Loved the real­i­ty based train­ing. I will have so much more con­fi­dence in the field. So many great skills. gained today. — Anony­mous


I was super stoked to train in sce­nar­ios that were sim­i­lar to real life sit­u­a­tions. Also being a new employ­ee to bylaw this train­ing ses­sion sig­nif­i­cant­ly enhanced my con­fi­dence. Train­ing and get­ting to know and work in these sce­nar­ios sig­nif­i­cant­ly helped being more com­fort­able with each oth­er espe­cial­ly for on patrol real life sit­u­a­tions. — Anony­mous