Events

July 2019

29th July 2019 | Introduction to Cultural Protection Workshop - This workshop is now closed please see later ones.

This is an introductory workshop aimed at volunteers, staff and other employees (gardeners, cleaners, facilities management etc.) who can play a proactive role in the protection of colleagues, visitors and artefacts. It provides a general awareness of the different threat sources that exist, some of the ways we can reduce these risks through operational practices, and the importance of reporting.

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September 2019

16th September 2019 | Introduction to Security Risk Management for Cultural Properties Workshop

This workshop has been created for those involved within Cultural Properties (museums, galleries, places of worship, historical houses etc.) and who have risk management responsibilities for that site or multiple sites within a region. It has been designed to help the participants understand the different threats that are prevalent across the sectors and how they can manifest themselves against properties, or operations. 

The workshop provides an understanding of a basic risk assessment processes and allows risk assessment processes to be followed, including the undertaking of a site based vulnerability assessment. Materials to enable the participants to continue and undertake their own assessments once back at their venues are provided as is a safe learning environment with peers from across the sector. 

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October 2019

14th October 2019 | Protecting Cultural Properties Workshop

This workshop builds on the introductory level workshop and goes into more detail about the threats that exist (hook to hook), the attack methodologies used, and protective layers that can be introduced. This is aimed at those participants who are wanting to build upon their knowledge gained in the introductory workshop and those involved in the movement, storage and exhibiting of artworks.

Details and tickets to be released.

November 2019

11th November 2019 |  Introduction to Cultural Protection Workshop

This is an introductory workshop aimed at volunteers, staff and other employees (gardeners, cleaners, facilities management etc.) who can play a proactive role in the protection of colleagues, visitors and artefacts. It provides a general awareness of the different threat sources that exist, some of the ways we can reduce these risks through operational practices, and the importance of reporting.

Details and tickets to be released.

18-19th November 2019 |  Advanced Protection of Cultural Properties Workshop

This two day workshop is aimed at those participants who are involved in security activities within the cultural and heritage sectors or major exhibitions and events. It goes into detail about the threat sources facing the sectors and the attack and surveillance methodologies used. It introduces the participants to situational awareness and behavioural analysis and proactive steps that can be taken to identify and reduce the risks that are faced.

Details and tickets to be released.