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Trainings Offered

Presentation Example - Empowerment Self Defense Michigan Medicine Security (MMS) regularly provides presentations to staff concerning safety and wellbeing at the hospital. If you would like to request any of our training sessions, please see the topics below and submit the online request form.



Situational Awareness for Violent Events (SAVE)

Situational Awareness for Violent Events (SAVE) training is an innovative program developed by Michigan Medicine Security to prepare and empower staff to take control of their safety. Through both classroom and hands-on training, participants will learn best practices for handling aggressive behaviors and responding to acts of violence.
3 Hours


Patient De-escalation

Learn how to recognize escalating behaviors, the importance of early intervention and response tactics to keep you safe.
1 Hour


Run-Hide-Fight™

Chances are you’ll never face an active attacker situation. However if you do, you need to be prepared. This presentation aims to educate our community on how to respond and prevent an active attacker incident. The officer will give an overview of the RUN, HIDE, and FIGHT response, as well as the critical thinking involved in choosing a decision that is right for you.
NOTE: This presentation is also part of SAVE.
1 Hour


See Something, Say Something™

Our nation was irrevocably impacted by the catastrophic events on Sept 11, 2001. From this tragic event, the “See Something, Say Something,” campaign was created. This presentation increases each participant’s ability to identify and report concerning or suspicious behaviors. Learn how we can all work together towards keeping ourselves, our environment, and our nation safe.
1 Hour


Empowerment Self-Defense

Our self-defense workshop takes a holistic approach to self-protection, emphasizing awareness and assertiveness skills as well as physical and verbal strategies to counter violence. The goal is to leave you better equipped to deal with everything from harassment to potentially violent people to sexual assault. Participants will take part in verbal exercises, physical drills and discussion.
90 Minutes


Sexual Harassment Awareness

A presentation on setting limits and how to report unwanted and harassing behaviors.
30 Minutes


About the Division of Public Safety and Security
and Michigan Medicine Security

A presentation, discussion, and question and answer session on the services DPSS provides.
30 Minutes