Performance Under Pressure Courses

Core Cognition is uniquely placed to provide training courses for performance under pressure. Our courses use the Peak Performance book for pre-course preparation and utilise Stephen’s experience for training delivery.

“This was a fantastic course which has really opened my eyes. Extremely passionate and experienced delivery. Thank you!”

“100% relevant to paramedic profession”

“I found it exceptionally informative , accessible and enjoyable.”

Paramedics October Glasgow October 2019.

“Great insight into coping in high pressure situations from a ++credible expert in the field”

“Fantastic content that can all be applied to guiding”

“For mountain rescue work this has been excellent”

British Mountain Guides Cairngorms October 2019

Our courses explore the following topics:

  • The beneficial and harmful effects of pressure on performance

  • The arc of performance

  • Cognitive appraisal and our perception of high pressure situations

  • Cognitive overload

  • Decision making under pressure

  • Owning the pressure – the pump, pressure testing pressure control & pressure relief

  • Regaining composure and control

  • Training for high performance

  • Cognitive aids in emergency situations

  • Communication under pressure

  • Working with flash teams

  • Fatigue and the environment on performance

  • Cognitive biases and heuristics

  • Cultures of high performance & vulnerability under pressure

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To arrange bespoke courses for your team please email us.

High performance organisations we have worked with recently include:

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