(The Humanitarian Social Network)
ield/Travel Safety is a two days course that will support improved risk mitigation and give participants the chance to understand the risks and challenges involved. The course will utilise a variety of learning techniques through group work, visual aids, and plenary discussions.
What does the course cover? Field/Travel Safety will help participants develop some key skills that will potentially reduce their risks. The key elements of the course include: Process of planning a field trip and reducing the risk of safety/security challenges Monitoring the overall context and design making in safety/security situations Identifying methods of minimising risks of ambushing and carjacking Basics of convoy procedures and traffic accidents Five stages and dynamics of abduction/detention situations Mitigation of physical and psychological impact during abduction/detention Causes and symptoms of stress, and reducing the impact.