The course “Security Risk Management in Humanitarian Settings” aims to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess, mitigate, and manage security risks in humanitarian operations. Participants will learn about the principles, strategies, and practical techniques for ensuring the safety and security of personnel, assets, and beneficiaries in challenging and high-risk environments.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the key concepts, principles, and frameworks of security risk management in humanitarian settings.
- Conduct security risk assessments to identify threats, vulnerabilities, and risks in different operational contexts.
- Develop and implement security plans and protocols to mitigate identified risks and enhance the safety of personnel and assets.
- Apply situational awareness techniques and security measures to minimize risks and respond effectively to security incidents.
- Collaborate with relevant stakeholders and establish coordination mechanisms for security risk management.
- Implement effective communication strategies and contingency planning to ensure timely and appropriate responses to security incidents.
- Promote a culture of security and well-being among humanitarian staff through training, awareness, and support systems.
Classroom Training Calendar 2023
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|May 22, 2023||May 26, 2023||May 18, 2023||USD 980||Register|
|June 17, 2023||June 21, 2023||June 13, 2023||USD 980||Register|
|Sept 18, 2023||Sept 22, 2023||Sept 14, 2023||USD 980||Register|
|Nov 20, 2023||Nov 24, 2023||Nov 16, 2023||USD 980||Register|
Online Training Calendar 2023
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|May 22, 2023||May 26, 2023||May 19, 2023||USD 350/ KES 30000||Register|
|July 24, 2023||July 28, 2023||July 21, 2023||USD 350/ KES 30000||Register|
|Oct 2, 2023||Oct 6, 2023||Sept 30, 2023||USD 350/ KES 30000||Register|
|Dec 25, 2023||Dec 29, 2023||Dec 22, 2023||USD 350/ KES 30000||Register|
Module 1: Introduction to Security Risk Management in Humanitarian Settings
- Understanding security risk management in the humanitarian context
- Legal and ethical frameworks for security management
- Analysis of security incidents and trends
- Duty of care and staff well-being in high-risk environments
Module 2: Security Risk Assessment and Analysis
- Components of security risk assessments
- Identifying threats, vulnerabilities, and risks
- Context-specific risk analysis techniques
- Security risk management tools and methodologies
Module 3: Security Planning and Mitigation Measures
- Developing security management plans and standard operating procedures
- Risk mitigation strategies and measures
- Security equipment, infrastructure, and logistics considerations
- Humanitarian access and acceptance strategies
Module 4: Incident Response and Crisis Management
- Establishing incident response mechanisms
- Crisis communication and information management
- Evacuation and relocation procedures
- Coordination with external security providers and authorities
Module 5: Staff Training, Awareness, and Resilience
- Security training needs assessment and planning
- Staff security briefings and debriefings
- Psychological support and stress management
- Building staff resilience and well-being
This course is designed for humanitarian security officers, risk management professionals, field coordinators, program managers, and individuals involved in security management and operations in humanitarian organizations.
Upon successful completion of the course, all participants will be issued a certificate of completion at no extra cost.
We can also do this as a tailor-made course to meet organizational-specific needs. Contact us to find out more: firstname.lastname@example.org
WE OFFER 10% – 20% DISCOUNT TO GROUPS OF MORE THAN 5 PARTICIPANTS.