Hertfordshire Constabulary has been delivering Hydra based training since 2004. In 2014 the suite was rebuilt and upgraded as part of a wider move of Learning and Development. The new Hydra suite is now situated within a working police station at Stevenage Police Station, Hertfordshire.
Providing four good sized air-conditioned syndicate rooms each capable of seating five delegates in comfort plus a Role-play / fifth syndicate room and a dedicated plenary room. The suite is able to provide a range of Hydra based exercises and has been used by delegates from all over the region – Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.
The Hydra team is made up of Police Officers and Police staff that are all fully trained Hydra facilitators and operators who are fully supported by Subject Matter Experts from across the 3 forces of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire which make up the strategic alliance. This joint approach ensures that all courses are delivered to a high standard and allows cross pollination of ideas policies and practices.