Certified Resilience First Aid Instructor

Kevin Hammond

Industry Focus:

Public Safety & Public Education


LaCosta, California, USA

Available for Travel

Instructor Bio

Kevin Hammond has 25 years expertise as a Leader, Trainer and Coach for organizations serving public needs. As Managing Director at the Blanchard Institute, he delivered proven Leadership training to develop self-reliant leaders and peak performers within college, university and public education, non-profits and faith-based organizations throughout the US and Canada.  He’s certified in the following Blanchard training: *SLII  * Legendary Service * Situational Self-Leadership * Situational Student Self Leadership * Leading Change * Building Trust *


As Manager of Resilient First; the Employee Wellness and Mental Health training division of FirstWatch Solutions Inc. he’s focused on building resilience in Emergency Medical Services leaders and staff in North America.  We accomplish this by learning the needs of the agencies and deploying the appropriate resilience courses from Hello Driven to help responders learn skills for effective self-care, stress mitigation, and how to identify others in need. The “quality of the Driven content and delivery methodology” is world class and I’m proud to be part of this team. We’re currently expanding our marketing to include Public Education and other Public Entities in North America.


He lives in the coastal community of La Costa Ca, in North San Diego County with his wife Tiffany of 32 years- and son Kelly 22, Audrey, 19 and Ruby 17, & Dog Barkely (8) Nothing in my past training experience has taught me as much as being a husband and father.

What will you learn?

Learn how to proactively build mental wellness in people you care about

Learn how to support others through six resilience domains

Learn language to talk proactively about mental health

Learn how to respond when someone is struggling

Learn a strength-based model to become a source of hope

Learn how to connect meaningfully to support those around you

Resilience First Aid

Course Outcome

On completion of the course, you will:

Don’t wait until the people around you are struggling.

Take on the challenge now to build mental health proactively. This is how we can make a long term impact.

- Jurie Rossouw