WHAT DO WE DO?
Protecting Resources through Awareness Training (PRAT) is centered around empowering people by enhancing their communication skills to adequately handle a vast array of situations. Learning how to effectively communicate and respond in critical incidents are key to ensuring a positive outcome. Research shows that a well-trained staff is imperative to building a quality customer service driven business.
MEET THE TEAM
DARNELL BLACKBURN, BA MBA
CEO of PRAT LLC.
Darnell has been actively involved in law enforcement for over 27 years. He started his professional law enforcement career as a Michigan State University Police Officer serving a diverse student body population. He later worked as a patrol officer for the Auburn Hills Police Department. He has hands on experience working as a community police officer, undercover narcotics detective, and investigator.
He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Michigan State University in Psychology. He later continued his education at the University of Phoenix where he received a Master of Arts Degree in Business administration.
For the last 16 years, he has worked for the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES), which is nationally recognized as leader in the development of training and ethical standards for law enforcement officers. MCOLES sets standards in a variety of areas affecting the law enforcement community throughout the State of Michigan. He is an Adjunct Professor at Macomb Community College. He has experience teaching courses ranging from Criminal Investigations to Business Marketing. He is the founder/creator of “Be the Change” initiative an effort to help encourage more diversity within the law enforcement community.