Personal Security & First Aid Course


Before you register we want to give you some more information and answer some commonly asked questions. Please read the following as well as our terms and conditions before registering. If you have more questions please email us and we're happy to address your individual questions. 

Course Outline: 

Day 1:

  1. Understanding risk

  2. Conducting competent risk assessments

  3. Personal preventative mitigation measures

  4. Preparing for travel (secure accommodation and transport)

  5. Health & Safety

  6. Reactive mitigation measures

    1. Road Traffic Accidents

    2. Fire

    3. Active shooter events (including terrorist attacks)

    4. Civil Unrest

    5. Sexual harassment and assault


Day 2:

  1. Primary scene survey & danger / Basic Life Support

  2. Controlling Bleeding

  3. Splints & bandaging

  4. Spinal injuries

  5. Identifying and treating burns

  6. Managing a significant first aid incident


17-18 October

Registration Deadline: 

10 October 2017


9am - 4.30pm (both days)


The Living Centre

2 Ossulston Street


Ask reception for Safer Edge Training Room.

Transport to/from the location: 

The main entrance is on Ossulston Street.

By tube

The nearest tube station is Kings Cross St Pancras on the Northern, Piccadilly, Victoria, Hammersmith & City, District and Circle lines. The centre is approximately ten minutes’ walk from the station. Use the Transport for London Journey Planner to find the quickest route to the centre.


By bus

The centre is reached by 14 bus routes. The routes are numbers 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390 and 476.

Lunch & Dietary Requirements: 

Lunch and two tea breaks will be provided and are included in the cost of the course. 

Special dietary requirements will be accommodated within reason and should be indicated on the registration form.


You will be trained by field-experienced security professionals who specialise and understand working in humanitarian and development contexts. 

Course Fee:

The cost of the course is £287 + VAT per person. This is inclusive of lunch and tea breaks but exclusive of travel to/from the venue and or visas or any other documentation necessary to attend the course. 

Terms & Conditions:

Participants recognise that all participation is voluntary. Payment is due in full upon registration and no place is confirmed until payment has been made. This applies to both individuals and organisations.  


Cancellation & Refund:

Individuals and organisations are fully responsible for investigating and understanding any visas or documentation required to attend the course in the location advertised. If visas or other documentation are not forthcoming, the regular cancellation and refund details below apply. 

If cancellation is necessary, it should be made one week in advance of the start date of the course and a full refund will be made.


Cancellations made within one week of the start date of the course will be charged in full and participants may only request a substitute to attend in their stead or to transfer their registration to another/later course subject to availability. 

No-shows (failing to attend) will result in 100% of the course being charged. 

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