Basic Crisis Management Course

SHIELD offers a basic course in Crisis Management. The objective of the course is to provide an understanding of the crisis management framework for an organization. The course is targeted to improve participants’ knowledge of the latest in risk assessments, contingency planning and to prepare the crisis management team for the difficult tasks they will face during and after a crisis.

Benefits of SHIELD’s Basic Crisis Management (BCM) Course

  • Understand the importance of planning for crises and potential dangers
  • Learn how to involve stakeholders in the event of a crisis
  • Learn the elements of crisis management plans
  • Controlled flow of information and press releases

Designed For

  • Crisis Management Teams
  • Security Managers
  • NGO’s
  • Executives and Board-of-directors
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Government representatives involved in Crisis Management

Course Content

  • What is an incident – how does is affect an organisation
  • Risk Analysis and Risk Management
  • Emergency response
  • Contingency planning
  • Crisis procedures and emergency setup
  • Crisis team structure and responsibility
  • Crisis Communication with stakeholders and media
  • External coordination
  • Strategic evaluation of security measures
  • Technology integration
  • Perimeter control and access

Assessment by: Written and practical test

Qualifications: NON