Load low-bandwidth site?
Help

Hazardous Environment Awareness training (HEAT)

Hazardous Environment Awareness training (HEAT) table
Start date31 May 2021
End date3 Jun 2021
Provider Danish Refugee Council
LocationCopenhagen, Denmark
Type Personal
Cost2200 USD
Booking URLhttps://drc.ngo/our-work/resources/heat-and-re-heat/
Description

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 environments. Participants will be trained to recognise and avoid potential threats and respond appropriately.

Participants will be trained to recognise and mitigate potential threats and respond appropriately to various safety incidents. During the HEAT course participants will learn techniques on how to take control of chaos through classroom sessions, practical exercises and live scenarios.

The course is designed for participants with a wide range of backgrounds and occupations, and with hostile environment experience ranging from none to significant. The course certification is valid for three years globally.

Course elements:

  • Mental Health and Well being
  • Safety Risk Management System (SRMS)
  • Personal Safety – Mitigation and Response to Threats
  • Safety Management Tools
  • Radio and Phone Communications
  • Travel, Convoy & Vehicle Safety
  • Driving in Hostile Environments
  • Coping with Capture
  • Mental Health and Well being
  • Negotiation and Humanitarian Access
  • Mine and UXO Awareness
  • Introduction to Trauma Management

Related:

1-Day Kidnap Incident Management Workshop (basic)

Our kidnap incident management workshop engages participants in the management of a kidnap-for-ransom incident at a corporate level. Developed and delivered by experienced and expert consultants, this workshop provides participants with a detailed understanding of the expectations during a kidnap for ransom incident and supports clients in their planning for…

Basic HEAT Course

Our Basic HEAT Course prepares you 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?…

Personal Safety Awareness Training – English (Online)

1 Week • 10 Modules • Instructor-led online course This advanced Personal Safety and Security course is delivered online, it covers the key learning objectives of a Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course, but without the simulations or face-to-face interaction. When combined with an ILS one day course, PSAT can…