Safety & Security-Training
You are an expert or manager in the field of international cooperation or an accompanying partner and you are living a region which has an exceptionally high security risk. In your country of deployment, there is a high risk of kidnapping, personal attack, or the risk of coming under gunfire.
OBJECTIVES AND CONTENT
You will learn how to prepare for and respond to dangerous situations. Furthermore, you will realise how to reduce risks to your projects, programmes and partner organisations by displaying appropriate behaviour.
This course offers the following contents:
Securing your home and property
Safe conduct when staying at a hotel
How to behave in critical situations, e.g. at checkpoints and demonstrations/mobs
Possible courses of action in violent situations, such as robbery, sudden kidnappings, and being held hostage
How to behave in the presence of heavy armaments, mine awareness, explosive devices awareness, how to behave when under fire
Natural disasters: action to take in a crisis situation
First aid and radio communications
Dealing with stress due to dangerous situations
Expert inputs and discussions
Scenarios and exercises
Individual, pair and small group work
Interactive learning station “Blackbox Security”
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
To take part in this training course, it is necessary for you to be physically fit.
Please bring waterproof, hard-wearing clothing with you (appropriate for the time of year), as well as sturdy shoes. Days 3 and 4 of the course will take place at an outdoor training facility. Transport to the training facility will be provided. For this trip, which includes one overnight stay, you will need a small bag for your personal belongings.
Please ensure that you attend this course from beginning to end.
Unfortunately, childcare is not available during this course.
This course is not suitable for pregnant women.
This course is available for accompanying partners.
COURSE DATES 2019
Bonn-Röttgen, Germany and outdoor training facility