Personal Security for Humanitarians (HEAT)
This fully residential course is an intensive, dynamic hostile environment awareness training (HEAT) where you will discuss, learn and apply approaches and measures to improve your personal security when living and working in insecure environments. Personal Security for Humanitarians 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.
What does the course cover?
- Gender and security
- Context assessment with a focus on urban contexts
- Assessing risk
- Threat and vulnerability
- Developing security strategies
- Security planning
- Radio, Field and Emergency communications
- Stress management
- Coping with sexual violence
- Vehicles and travel security
- Abduction Detention and kidnap with a focus on sexual violence
- Evacuation planning and procedures
- Surviving hostile environments
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Who should attend?
Personal security training is crucial for anyone working in an insecure or hostile environment. The course is designed primarily for humanitarian personnel, but it is also applicable to anyone who is likely to be deployed to an environment that is, or has the possibility to be insecure.
How much does it cost?
Individual: £687 (please email email@example.com to access this ticket)
Plus, pay within one month of the course start date for a 10% early bird discount!
RedR UK is committed to making our courses accessible to any organisation, regardless of size. We offer course scholarships for eligible participants who meet specific criteria. For more information on RedR Scholarships and how to apply, please click here.
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