PPCT

AcronymDefinition
PPCTPocket PC Thoughts
PPCTPressure Point Control Tactic(s)
PPCTPlanned Parenthood of Central Texas
PPCTPeterborough Primary Care Trust (UK)
PPCTPlymouth Primary Care Trust
PPCTPractice Pilot Chute Throw (parachuting)
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Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar handed over winning trophy to skipper PPCT Zain Qureshi while the runners-up trophy was given to OGDCL captain Tariq Qureshi by Defence Minister Pervaiz Khattak.
This emphasizes the usefulness of examining the findings of this study through the lens of Bronfenbrenner's (1979) bioecological theory, specifically from the PPCT framework.
The research design was based on the BTHD; its main construct was represented by the PPs, which considered the interdependence of the elements of the PPCT model (Bronfenbrenner 2001).
A pesar de las criticas que ha sufrido este enfoque y que las encuestas de PPCT no lograron demostrar que a un mayor nivel de alfabetizacion cientifica los ciudadanos tengan actitudes mas positivas, muchos de sus supuestos teoricos, conceptos basicos y metodologicos se han mantenido, atravesando el campo de estudio de la comprension publica de la ciencia y muchas de las practicas de politicas publicas, educativas e institucionales.
Assim, a partir da perspectiva epistemologica da Teoria Bioecologica do Desenvolvimento Humano (Bronfenbrenner, 2004; Bronfenbrenner & Morris, 1998), procurou-se investigar duas das quatro dimensoes do modelo bioecologico (PPCT - Pessoa, Processo, Contexto e Tempo), a pessoa e o contexto.
Training in both stand-up and ground-fighting methods provides a base for opponent takedowns, prisoner control, pressure point control tactics (PPCT), and weapons retention.
Specifically, Bronfenbrenner focused on four facets of development: person, process, context, and time (often referred to as the PPCT model).
Training is expected to begin in August by the airline's In-Flight Service Learning facilitators who have been certified by Illinois-based PPCT Management Systems.
During the summer of 2002, the Waco-McLennan County Public Library System in Texas signed a "memorandum of understanding" with Planned Parenthood of Central Texas (PPCT) authorizing the pro-abortion organization to use the library's cataloging system in exchange for ready access to the PPCT's Audre Rapoport Library of human sexuality and health books, pamphlets, curricula, teaching aides, and videos.
This "person-process-context" ecology changes over time for a given individual through the process of the chronosystem], making it the "person-process-context-time" (PPCT) model.
These four elements of research lead to Bronfenbrenner's "PPCT" recommendations which are useftul as broad guidelines, even though they are too general to provide a practical methodological framework.
Standard training includes CPR certification, weapons qualification, impact weapon training (armament systems and procedures baton certification), pressure point control tactics (PPCT) defensive tactics certification, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) nonviolent crisis intervention certification, OSHA training, and for the bicycle patrol, the International Police Mountain Bike/Police Cyclist Certification Course.