Training Agency: RedR UK
Registration deadline: 08 Oct 2018
Training date: 15 Oct 2018 to 19 Oct 2018 —
Basic Event Summary
This is an intensive, dynamic five-day course where you will discuss, learn and apply approaches and measures to improve your personal security when living and working in insecure environments. Personal Safety & Security in the Field has been designed specifically from an NGO perspective to provide the most relevant and challenging training for NGO workers.
Essential theory learned in the classroom will immediately be put into practice in real-life simulation exercises, confronting key issues such as roadblocks, abduction, weapons, mines and crossfire. The course is designed to put you under stressful circumstances, preparing you for the worst case-scenario.
The course will introduce a variety of measures to help you reduce the likelihood of security-related incidents taking place and enable you to respond appropriately to situations that could compromise your safety and that of your colleagues.
What does the course cover?**
- Preventive measures, responses to security-related incidents and developing security strategies.
- Context assessment and risk assements.
- Threat and vulnerability
- Personal communication
- Security planning
- Field communications equipment
- Stress management
- Coping with sexual violence
- Vehicles and travel security
- Evacuation planning and procedures
- Detention and kidnap
- Surviving in hostile environments
- First Aid in the Field
The course is Residential. Check is on Sunday 14th October from 1600h to 1900h. Registration is on Monday 15th October from 0800h, with the course starting at 0830h and concluding by 1700h. The day is broken up into Four sessions, separated by a lunch break and coffee/ tea breaks in the morning and afternoon.
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