Attacks against Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in high-risk conflict zones have increased exponentially over the last two decades. NGOs increasingly work in the field, providing humanitarian relief and development assistance in countries around the world. As they carry out their work, they face many serious problems. Governments or rebel groups deny them access to those in need, corrupt officials or warlords demand payoffs, and local violence threatens the safety and even the lives of field personnel.
About the Course:
The Virtual Training Centre 'Conflict Zone Threat Assessment for NGOs' online course is a training module for NGOs operating in Conflict Zones and High-Crime Areas. The course equips the learner with knowledge regarding the most essential points of security awareness and threat assessment, and thereby assists in the making of better-informed decisions about which security strategies and procedures to adopt. After completing this module, learners will be able to:
CPD Accreditation Board
This course is a training module designed for NGOs operating in Conflict Zones and High-Crime Areas. The course equips the learner with knowledge regarding the most essential points of security awareness and threat assessment.
The course lasts for approximately 2 to 3 hours depending on the learner’s abilities and reading speed. However, you can enter and exit this course as often as you require but you must complete each assessment in one sitting as they will reset if you exit during an assessment phase.
The Introduction comprises the following topics:
1. Concepts & Principles
2. Four Threat Assessment Techniques
3. Assessing Information Accuracy
4. Conflict Mapping
Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Certification
This course is fully approved by the CPD Accreditation Board which is an internationally recognised certification. Learners will receive an electronic copy of the official course certificate in PDF format upon successful completion of the course via the eLearning system. Each of these CPD Certificates will provide the following information to the learner:
£45.00 Ex VAT
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