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Learn about security through a gender lens
8 hours | 17 modules

Women's Security for Everyone

Women's Security for Everyone (WS4E) is an exciting opportunity to take in-person residential courses into an engaging 14-hour online format. This makes the course available to professionals no matter where they are in the world. WS4E is designed for women, LGBTQ+ or those interested in a gendered perspective on security.  
Available in multiple languages, the online Women's Security for Everyone course is filled with learner engagements like quizzes, scenarios, activities and a range of media. 
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Course Contents

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Context & Risk Assessment
Personal Profile & Risk Mitigation
Travel Planning
Self Awareness
Interpersonal Skills
Digital Security
Sexual Harassment & Violence
Theft & Robbery
Civil Unrest
Arrest, Detention & Kidnap

Weapons, Cover & Complex Attacks
Incident Management & Reporting

Choose from 2 types of courses:


Online: £185

Group discount: 10-30% off

Participants register & pay online and complete the course at their own pace..

5 or more participants

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Blended: £362

Group discount: 10-30% off

Participants register with us and join a peer group who move through the course in remote sessions with a Safer Edge Security Facilitator.

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5 or more participants

How can a women's security course be for everyone? Isn't it just for women?
Every person's safety is a priority no matter their gender. But, we know that gender does play a role in violence and crime that has to be considered. Some people may even be more vulnerable than women due to being transgender or LGBTQ+. Our course considers this and the learning applies to people of every gender. Men, or those who identify with a non-traditional gender, will learn how gender plays a role in their own safety and that of their colleagues. No one is safe until we all are safe. 


I have a very poor internet connection. Can I still take the course?
Yes! Using our iOS and Android apps, participants can download the course modules when they have access to internet, complete it offline and their progress will automatically sync when they reconnect to the internet.
What do you mean by e-Learning?
E-Learning is a specific type of online learning where participants are able to engage with the course through quizzes, activities, scenarios, and a range of media. E-learning is different from remote training (such as through Skype or Zoom) and online videos or slides.
Our organisation would like to enrol a large number of staff. How do we do that? 
If your organisation has 5 or more people you wish to register for this course, we can easily register them in bulk. We offer discounts for all groups over 5. Contact Safer Edge directly at to register or learn more. 
How long do I have to complete the course?
We realise that different people learn at different speeds and each of us will have different circumstances which influence how quickly we can complete the course. We encourage everyone to the course within a month. However, each course purchased will remain on Safer Edge Learn for a year. 
Can different staff in the same organisation take different types of online WS4E courses? 
Absolutely! We offer 2 types of online Womens' Security for Everyone (online and blended) to offer organisations more options for training more staff who need it. The type of course chosen will depend on your budget, location and availability but you have assurance that all staff are reaching the same learning objectives. 

About Us

Safer Edge is a UK-based, risk management company that works exclusively with social sector organisations like non-profits, charities, the UN, NGOs, and foundations. Safer Edge is a leading supplier of HEAT courses.

Course Creation

Women's Security for Everyone was created by a multi-lingual women-led Learning and Development team with over 50 years cumulative international travel and security experience. All Safer Edge courses provide a learner framework which guides students through the modules, inclusive and diverse content, trauma-sensitive approach, knowledge checks for learning and the option to repeat segments.

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