Braten worked on his first online training project when all Emergency Services in Norway were to start using the Tetra communication system - a major leap in societal safety, as the system was encrypted. Braten was at the time serving as Police Superintendent and Assistent Professor at the Norwegian Police University College.
As part of a small team developing a communication simulation - and online training program for all Law Enforcement personell, Braten gained experience in how to develop and execute large scale online training programs. He left the service in 2010 - founding Braten Organizational development and leadership training.
Today he develops online training programs - for the public and private sector, implementing virtual learning strategies from cognitive psychology.
A Scandinavian Approach
A practitioner, researcher, academic author & keynote speaker - Ole Andre Braten is a powerfull communicator both on and off (the virtual) stage. He is a sought-after advisor, feeling equal at home in the boardroom as with frontline personell.
Throughout his career he has served a wide range of industries as a trusted advisor acquiring extensive expertise within justice & law enforcement, crisis & safety management, cyber security & national security as well as serving IT, media, sports, banking / finance, transportation, energy, process industry, telecom, insurance, healthcare, education and the public & social sector.
Today he is involved in innovation processes for a safer, sustainable society - backed by industry and innovation partners. This takes up most of his time - together with consulting and speaking engagements. Mr Braten speaks frequently on the topics of security, technology, industrial & organizational psychology, resilience, change and transformation.