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James McAlister

James is the Director of Crisis Prepared Limited, a multi award winning organisational resilience consultancy and former police officer.

He has over 35 years’ experience in business continuity, civil protection, crisis, major incident & disaster management, emergency planning and counter terrorism.

James is a former Chair of the Business Continuity Institute, Global Membership Council, North West Region Forum and subject matter expert to the UK Association of Chief Police Officers.

He is a qualified higher education teacher, assessor, coach, ISO 22301 lead auditor and frequent speaker at international conferences.

In 2019, James was awarded an Honorary Fellowship by the BCI for his services to the industry.

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Achieving situational awareness during an incident

Following last week's bulletin, Charlie shares some ideas on how to implement and carry out situational awareness when responding to an incident.

7 August 2020

“The course tutor [James Royds] was very flexible in his approach and provided effective support when the concepts or information given required further explanation to ensure my understanding. He was very open to questions, comments and observations about our particular requirements.”

Pam Griffiths
West Lancashire College
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