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Online – PFST training (Personal Security Field Training) – English

Online – PFST training (Personal Security Field Training) – English table
Start date11 Aug 2021
End date19 Aug 2021
Time8:15 am CEST |2:15 AM EDT
Provider OTHER SOLUTIONS Consulting
LocationOnline - ZOOM
Type Virtual, Personal, Security, Security Risk Management, Personal Security
Cost600€
Booking URLhttps://othersolutions.net/training/open-sessions/
Description

Training dates: 11, 12, 16, 17, 19 August 2021 – online

This training was specifically designed for aid workers working in or travelling to medium/high-risk environments or remote areas in order to increase their level of awareness and preparedness and allow them to help beneficiaries while increasing their own safety.

Its goal is simple: providing a set of tools for the participants to prepare effectively for the management of their personal security in their working environment.

More specifically, it is intended to provide:

  • AWARENESS of the practical realities of managing personal security abroad in the frame of aid operations.
  • KNOWLEDGE of basic tools for managing personal security abroad in the frame of aid operations.
  • SKILLS for managing personal security abroad in the frame of aid operations.

→ These 3 components are used under the acronym AKS.

Components of the training:

To meet these objectives, the training course has four mutually reinforcing components:

  • Theoretical sessions, aimed at consolidating methods (pre-departure checklist, do’s and don’ts in violent situations, etc.);
  • Practical sessions, aimed at training in basic practices (first aid, radio protocols, etc.);
  • Simulations, which aim to crystallise the use of the above-mentioned methods and practices in a tangible framework;
  • Validation and feedback sessions (debriefings and key takeaways).

Topics addressed:

  • Personal security
  • Interculturality
  • Safety in premises
  • Communications
  • Movement Security
  • Robbery and Incident reporting
  • Hibernation, Evacuation, Relocation
  • Sexual violence
  • Weapons in the field
  • Hostage situation and kidnapping
  • Dealing with aggressive behaviour
  • Mines / UXO
  • Stress Management

Successful participants will receive the following certification:

  • OSC PFST HPass Badge

Audience: This training is suitable for every Humanitarian worker present in the field

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