Peace Stories and Testimonials

“This improves our communication skills with the public.”

Ken Kimble, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Wichita Police Department

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This will help us act better when we are out on the scene and when dealing with the public in general.

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“It helps give the concepts of how to deal with people and give dignity and respect.”

Thomas Watts, Hutchinson, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center

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This class is very, very important to give to recruits so it becomes a part of their tool belt. It can be used in both professional and personal lives.

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“This helps to gain their compliance, cooperation, and collaboration.”

Crystal Gideon, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Wichita Police Department

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We were taught a whole bunch of new skills on how to talk and listen to people. This in return reduces physical force and helps with the liability of the department.

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“This shows you how to take care of business and look good doing it.”

Michelle Graham, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Wichita Police Department

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I learned how to communicate under pressure and make people more likely to cooperate. This training is more important than ever.

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“This a great class that everyone should take advantage of.”

Brad Agnew, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Wichita Statue University Police Department

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It gives you the blocks you need in order to do proper documentation and everything. Treating people with respect and dignity is the foundation of everything you need to do.

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“This teaches you how to use verbal techniques and reduce the chances of physical alterations.”

Andy Wessel, Winslow MO

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Winslow Public Department Detective

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This class has given me the verbal training tools to take back to my department and academy. The five maxims teaches you to talk through situations.

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“I wish I had taken this course and learned these techniques earlier.”

Tim Sebert, Winslow MO

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Winslow Public Department Officer

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This class made the structure and built upon it. I’ve learned a lot of new techniques that will benefit me greatly when I’m in the field.

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“This was a real eye opener for me and my staff.”

Tony Sherman, Genesis Group

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Public Safety Division

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This really opens up a bond between public safety groups and the community. This is a class I highly recommend.


“These tactics give us a great public image.”

Brandon Vrbicky, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Wichita Police Department

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These communication and persuasion tactics apply to everything we do. Previous incidents generated complaints, but these ways are great to handle these situations.

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“There is a whole new way to do things now and it’s effective and universal.”

Scott Trembley, Wichita, KS

Verbal Defense and Influence Instructor

Saline County Sheriff’s Office Investigator

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This course has wiped away everything negative that I’ve become accustom to. I plan on training my agency in this and personally plan on using from this day forward.

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