Introduction to Protection of Cultural Properties
This is a specialist programme, 'Certified' by the CPD (Continued Professional Development) Certification Service, is aimed at those working within the global Cultural and Heritage sectors. The content has been specifically designed to inform and educate the participants about the threats that can impact the sectors, how they manifest themselves, and steps that can be taken to reduce the risks posed by these threats. The programme shares information, skills, and knowledge gained over many years within the Cultural and Heritage sectors on how to identify, manage, and mitigate the security risks that exist within museums and other cultural venues. The programme content includes: • Understanding Hazards and Adversarial Threats • Attack Methodology – The Attack Cycle. • Situational Awareness. • Surveillance and Surveillance Detection. • Effective Operations This programme is ideal for those involved in operational activities within cultural and heritage venues including: front of house staff, invigilators, visitor service teams, curatorial teams, facilities teams, and even security personnel. At the end of the programme participants will have increased knowledge and awareness of the threats and be able to proactively participate in reducing the risks that the venue, visitors and staff may face. (Note: To assist and support our global audience this event is being hosted using Zoom. Further information is available via the ticket link.)
Preventing Workplace Violence
Workplace violence can and does affect thousands of people every year all over the world. In order to proactively address the personal and organisational threats caused by workplace violence people need to understand what constitutes violence, how it can be instigated, and proactive steps that can be taken to reduce the likelihood of it occurring, or the impact if it does. This programme has already been delivered to 100’s of employees from a wide range of sectors including offender management, hospitality, banking, and corporate organisations in order to reduce the risks they face and enable proactive protection measures to be introduced. Whilst workplace violence can never be eradicated the programme helps individuals and organisations prevent lasting damage from being inflicted, mentally and physically. This programme is ideally suited for those engaged in the hospitality, cultural, finance and corporate sectors and is especially helpful for individuals and organisations that are public facing and dealing with volatile individuals or situations.
Level 2 - Highfield Risk Assessing
This Highfield awarding body Level 2 accredited programme in risk assessing is an excellent option for those who are new to risk assessing from an operational and health and safety perspective. It provides a framework in which people can operate and introduces an awareness of the processes that can be adopted. As it is an accredited programme attendees are required to pass a test at the end to qualify. (More advanced programmes are available for participants.)