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Practice the five core competencies of crisis resistance

Stopwatch

Swift launch of a unagitated rhythm of goal-oriented meetings

Loop

Systematic but flexible method from situation to effect

Planetary gear

Synchronised structures of collaboration and crystal-clear responsibilities

Teamwork

Anticipating leadership by a proven and dedicated team

Communication

Consistent communication: the right messages to the right stakeholders

Become a DYNAXINAUT – practice leadership and crisis management in a sandbox and master dynamic and complex crisis situations

We focus on competency-based training, derived from training methods used in aviation. There is no use to train an exceeding range of complicated methods. We train core competencies, allowing you to react swiftly off the cuff and suited for all type of critical situations and crises. The excellent news: these competencies are as well useful in normal business life; investing in crisis resistance means also investing in overall leadership skills.

We call participants of our Masterclasses “DYNAXINAUTS” – together, we navigate in complex waters under turbulent-chaotic dynamics. [Rieckmann, H. “Dynaxibility – …”, Berlin 1992]

DYNAXINAUT Live-online Curriculum

Our unique live-online curriculum brings you step-by-step to the level you need. From work in a crisis team, to crisis management in a task force, via crisis communication skills to a demanding final 1.5 days full crisis experience.

Add and deepen leadership and resistance competencies in the specialty masterclasses.

Our masterclasses are offered in the English language only and are targeted to an international audience worldwide; we believe in power or collaboration and exchange for a more resilient world.

Each masterclass is a challenging live-online learning journey in our Virtual Situation Room on the Virtual Situation Board.

All our instructors are experts in crisis leadership, management as well as crisis communications. Furthermore, each instructor has proven didactical skills to facilitate the participants in the live-online environment. Profit from our expertise as officers of the Swiss Armed Forces as well as trainers for the aviation industry.

Check here which part of the curriculum is suited especially for you:

You will find a detailed description of all our Masterclasses in the registration section at the bottom of this page.

Crisis Management: First Contact!

Discover the core of crises and crisis management and our practical, hands-on training style.


Duration: 60 minutes

Scenarios: various

Frequency: monthly

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 5/25

Fee: none

Certificate: none

Crisis Management Essentials

Learn how to establish a swift launch of systematic, unagitated crisis response and to cope successfully with a crisis situation in a small team. The masterclass will be concluded be an individual vulnerability and readiness assessment in the last session with our scanning tool.


Duration: 6 sessions of 90 to 120 minutes

Scenarios: Hotel – cyber attack, killing rampage or loss of key supplier

Frequency: 3 deliveries quarterly, starting on February 22nd 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 4/6

Fee: CHF 1’400

Prerequisites: none

Certificate: Dynaxinaut BLACK and certificate of attendance

Crisis Management Advanced

Learn how to successfully collaborate in a task-force and how to lead such task-forces as Crisis Director, Task-force Manager or Intelligence Officer.


Duration: 6 sessions of 90 to 120 minutes

Scenarios: IT Service Provider Startup – cyber attack

Frequency: 1 delivery quarterly, starting on March 14th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 8/12

Fee: CHF 2’200

Prerequisites: Crisis Management Essentials

Certificate: Dynaxinaut BRONZE and certificate of attendance

Crisis Team and Taskforce Leaders

Deepen your leadership skills as Crisis Director or Task-force Manager of a crisis task-force and how to handle various issues on team communication and collaboration.


Duration: 3 sessions of 120 minutes

Scenario: Airline – cyber attack

Frequency: 1 delivery quarterly, starting on September 16th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 4/6

Fee: CHF 1’100

Prerequisites: Crisis Management Advanced

Certificate: certificate of attendance

Crisis Communication

Learn how to successfully communicate to the public under uncertainty and time pressure, how to set up key messages, how to give interviews and how to hold media conferences.


Duration: 6 sessions of 90 to 120 minutes

Scenario: Hotel – food intoxication

Frequency: 1 delivery quarterly, starting on June 6th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 6/10

Fee: CHF 2’400

Prerequisites: Crisis Management Advanced

Certificate: Dynaxinaut SILVER and certificate of attendance

Crisis Communication Team Leaders

Deepen your leadership skills as Head of Communication in a crisis task-force and learn how to ensure, together with your communication team, topic management as well as aligned and timely stakeholder and public communication.


Duration: 3 sessions of 120 minutes

Scenario: Airline – cyber attack

Frequency: 2 deliveries yearly, starting October 12th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 6/10

Fee: CHF 1’500

Prerequisites: Crisis Communication

Certificate: certificate of attendance

Crisis Top DYNAXINAUT

Experience to the ultimate live-online challenge and contribute with your acquired skills and your personal endurance in this 1.5 days simulation of a MedTech company in an unclear situation, uncertain situation development with multiplied stakeholders and non-linear dynamics. This simulation includes a close-to-reality Social Media Simulation as well as Media Gaming with press, radio and TV.


Duration: 10 plus 4 hours in 1.5 days

Scenario: MedTech – product liability and compliance

Frequency: 2 deliveries yearly, first delivery on July 12th and 13th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 10/15

Fee: CHF 2’600

Prerequisites: Crisis Management Advanced and Crisis Communication

Certificate: Dynaxinaut GOLD and certificate of attendance

Crisis Readiness Expert

Deepen your overall understanding of crisis readiness and alignment of emergency and business continuity management as well as crisis communications. Learn how to successfully establish a crisis training roadmap and how to develop crisis exercise frameworks.


Duration: 3 sessions of 120 minutes

Scenario: none

Frequency: 1 delivery in 2022, starting on November 28th

Minimum/maximum number of participants: 4/6

Fee: CHF 1’200

Prerequisites: Crisis Top DYNAXINAUT

Certificate: certificate of attendance

LeadZone

Get out of the comfort zone and into the leadership growth zone – a 3 day outdoor leadership challenge. Experience and grow your personal leadership style as well as your personal team commitment under difficult conditions. From Police and Armed Forces Experts for Leaders.


Duration: 3 days (in-/outdoor)

Scenario: to be published later

Frequency: 2 deliveries yearly, starting in the week of May 16th 2022

Minimum/maximum number of participants: to be published later

Fee: to be published later

Prerequisites: none

Certificate: certificate of attendance and the Dynaxinaut CAMOUFLAGE patch in the color of the highest Dynaxinaut level reached so far

General Terms & Conditions and Fee Reduction Policy

We offer the following fee reductions:

20% for startups no older than 5 years (Crisis Management Essentials and Advanced)


20% for innovative companies operating in the Cleantech or Environmental Technology sector (Crisis Management Essentials and Advanced)


10% for private non-profit organisations or public organisations (Crisis Management Essentials and Advanced)


10% on any masterclass for Kenel CLT’s or metacom LLC’s regular clients booking in-company exercises or simulations


Please send us an Email to courses@kenel.swiss in order to obtain the reduction code prior to booking or for any other question. Please note: fee reductions are NOT cumulative.


General Terms and Conditions of our Masterclasses: GTC