Load low-bandwidth site?
Help

Basic HEAT Course

Basic HEAT Course table
Start date29 Nov 2021
End date1 Dec 2021
Time10:43 am GMT |5:43 AM EST
Provider CSD - Centre for Safety and Development
Location
Type Personal Security
Cost€ 2.450,00
Booking URL
Description

Be prepared for travelling and working in dangerous areas!

After a long flight, you arrive at your hotel. You step out of the taxi, turn around and are confronted with a weapon. The robber is shouting at you. What do you do? Fight, flee or freeze?

We believe there is another option: to react consciously, relying on your self-awareness and experience. During the Basic HEAT Course (Hostile Environment Awareness Training), you discover the tools you need to work in medium and high-risk areas.

Why choose a Basic HEAT Course?

We believe in the power of simulation
Our team of trainers and actors offer you the chance to respond to life-threatening situations in a safe learning environment. These simulated exercises are so realistic that you will feel they are really happening. You will learn about your instinctive responses and how to control them.

Safe learning environment
Your personal safety and well-being are our primary concern. We have a team of professionals to make sure this will be the best and safest learning experience you ever had. If you need extra personal guidance, there is time and professional staff for additional support.

Personal medical kit and instructions cards
During the module “Medical Accident Control” our specialists teach you to use a professional medical kit specifically designed for remote areas. You will receive this medical kit for free to bring home and on your travels. At the end of each segment of the HEAT training, you will receive an instruction card with a summary of everything you have learned.

Content & subjects:

Security & Situational Awareness
Field Security Plans
Risk Assessment & Mitigation
Gender Specific Risks
Personal Risk Profile
Communication Skills (in the field)
Radio & Satellite Phone
Medical Accident Control
Life Saving Skills in Remote Areas
Basic Life Support & AED
Dealing with Aggression
Stress Management
Hostage Prevention & Survival
Field Safety Skills
Checkpoints & Road Blocks
Active Shooting, Ambushes and Carjacking
Ammunition and Weapon Awareness
Simulations and Field Exercises
Further information:

For whom: Staff working and/or travelling in medium to high-risk areas.
Language: English (in-company also in French and Dutch)
Duration: 3 days, including two evening programs (32 hours)
Breakdown of time: 30% theory, 30% practice, 40% simulations
Group size: Maximum 14 (during simulations maximum of 7)
Location: Soesterberg, The Netherlands
Dietary wishes: Vegetarian/vegan/halal/other
Certification: Yes
Free E-Learning: Yes (after 1 year)
Costs: € 2.450,-(including all materials, 2 nights accommodation and food & beverage)

Related:

Safe Driving & First Aid training in Erbil – JANUARY

Training dates: January 10, 11, 12 This training has been developed by humanitarian specialists for humanitarian workers. It will enable participants to: Anticipate travel and better prepare for their trip at all levels (equipment, material, psychological and technical) Increase their knowledge and control of the vehicle as well as manage…

Safety Management Training (SMT)

The training prepares the participant to take decisions on safety management and take initiative to improve safety planning. The participant can effectively apply safety policy using a safety risk management system to support the safety and welfare of staff and assets. The course is targeted at International NGO managers, safety focal points, safety officers, and…

Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT)

HEAT’s overall objective is to prepare participants to independently manage their own safety before, during and after deployment to an unfamiliar hazardous environment that has a substantial, high, or extreme safety level. The course prepares the participants to understand and react to safety and security concerns in hostile and/or hazardous…