Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT), October 2023, Amman Jordan
Humanitarian workers and professionals are increasingly exposed to challenging, insecure, remote or hostile environments due to lawlessness, political instability and armed conflict. It is essential they are adequately prepared for any dangers they may encounter.
RedR Australia's internationally recognised Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) prepares individuals to work in crisis zones or a range of hostile situations. This rigorous four-day residential classroom and simulation training will enhance your knowledge of personal security so you are prepared to face difficult security situations.
The training course integrates Tactical and Trauma Emergency Casualty Care giving you the skills and knowledge to operate in hostile environments around the world.
Trainers deliver a combination of theory and practical based emergency medical training, teaching you the skills to manage ballistic, penetrating and blast trauma. TECC skills learnt on the training course include commercial and improvised tourniquets and hemorrhage control, airway management of an unconscious casualty and an array of improvised techniques teaching students how to save and preserve life with limited resources.
Who is this course for?
The Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course is designed for people from all professional backgrounds and disciplines and is a prerequisite for joining RedR Australia's humanitarian roster.
This course is targeted at individuals and aid agency staff wanting to learn more about personal safety and security issues and the steps they need to take to remain safe or survive in a hostile or insecure situation or environment.
The course is delivered in English and you need to have a reasonable proficiency of the English language. We also have Arabic speaking trainers on the course, and some of the documentation will also be available in Arabic.
Course Fees include all training materials, meals and accommodation.
Find out if this course is right for you. Contact our training team for more information - firstname.lastname@example.org