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What is a Hydra suite?

What is a Hydra suite?

What is it? The Hydra Suite itself consists of a software application used in conjunction with a range of technology platforms, all within our dedicated Hydra facilities. This technology helps us create a safe and meaningful environment where we can simulate ‘naturalistic’ decision-making.

What is Hydra in the police?

Hydra is a sophisticated of piece of technology that is used to teach police officers to use specific skills and develop their understanding of the law in a variety of policing situations. It is also used for scenario-based teaching in other areas such as social work, nursing and global governance.

What is Hydra Minerva?

Developed by the National Centre for Applied Learning Technologies and known as *Hydra/Minerva, the training simulator realistically recreates the sights, sounds, radio messages and telephone calls of crisis situations.

What is Hydra simulation?

The Hydra Immersive Simulation System (hereafter Hydra) is a unique, high-fidelity learning environment that enables the monitoring of real-time leadership and decision making in critical incidents (for example, terrorist attacks, murders, abductions).

What is the Hydra Leadership Academy?

Hydra is an immersive, interactive environment for delivering exercises to develop decision makers to better manage Critical Incidents. This approach to ‘show your working’ is further discussed in ‘time-out’ sessions within the exercise, by trained and skilled facilitators.

What makes a good police leader?

“Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence,” said best-selling author John Maxwell, author of the book “The 5 Levels of Leadership.” In law enforcement specifically, leaders should possess a high …

What personality traits should a police officer have?

Some of the most important qualities that a police officer must possess include:

  • Physical fitness.
  • Critical thinking.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Strong moral character.
  • Devotion to community.

What are the seven key characteristics of effective senior police leadership?


  • Service. The effective manager exemplifies service, self-giving, and selflessness.
  • Honesty. Honesty is essential in both our personal and professional lives.
  • Integrity. Developing and demonstrating integrity is essential for all law enforcement managers.
  • Humility.
  • Purpose.
  • Mentoring.

Is being a police officer a good career?

In addition to a stable and attractive paycheck, police officers can look forward to health insurance, retirement packages and other benefits that many large private corporations don’t usually provide their employees. A career in law enforcement can also provide quite a bit of upward mobility and career advancement.

What are qualities of a good police officer?

Here are five key qualities that lift an average or good cop into a great one:

  • Communication Skills. The importance of communication skills cannot be stressed enough for police officers.
  • Integrity and Transparency.
  • Superior Negotiation Skills.
  • Willing to Learn and Grow.

What are the qualities of a good police leader?

There are 10 must-have attributes that managers (and followers) must possess in order to become highly effective leaders within their organizations.

  • Active Listening.
  • Education.
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Directions.
  • Evolution.
  • Resourcefulness.
  • Service.
  • Humor.

How to optimize your health at Hydra Studios?

Optimize your body, health, and mind by reserving private suites for physical and mental wellness. Reserve a private fitness suite with TechnoGym bikes, the Hydrow rower, streamable classes, TRX and weightlifting equipment. Suites cleaned between each use.

Which is the latest version of Hydra in the cloud?

Hydra methodologies have been evolving for over 25 years and the latest version ‘Hydra in the Cloud’ (HITC), provides a wealth of additional learning methodologies and remote capabilities. It is our desire to have all of the existing Hydra suites converted to use the versatile HITC within the next 12 months.

Is there a virtual version of the Hydra methodology?

In 2019 we began working on a new addition to the Hydra methodology. A virtual version of Hydra that would allow participants to ‘attend’ a Hydra suite as a delegate or facilitator from anywhere in the world.

Who are the members of the Hydra Foundation?

Welcome to the Hydra Foundation. The Hydra foundation is the community of ideas supporting the Hydra immersive learning methodologies.