Basic Travel Security Course

SHIELD’s Basic Travel Security course helps equipping your employees who may be travelling to overseas locations, with the skills to recognise and mitigate threats to their safety and security. It is a customized personal security course for individuals and companies who work in the global market.

The aim of the course is to increase the safety of each participant by teaching him/her how to foresee and avoid potentially dangerous, demanding or unpleasant incidents while abroad.

Benefits of SHIELD’s Basic Travel Security (BTS) Course


  • Increased employee satisfaction
  • Learn how to stay ahead of emerging threats
  • Be better prepared to respond to an crisis abroad
  • Further your understanding of safety procedures

Designed For

  • Employees
  • Managers
  • Executives and Board-of-directors
  • NGO’s
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Government representatives
  • Aviation and airline employees


Course Content

  • Personal safety
  • Anti-kidnapping measures
  • Local travel arrangements
  • Airport procedures
  • Precautions against assault and robbery
  • Hotel Security
  • Safeguarding values abroad
  • Destination risk assessment
  • Information security
  • Meet and greet
  • Pre-trip preparation


Assessment by: None


Duration: Half a day


Qualifications: NON