Aid Workers

"Empowering your people through real world training"

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What you will learn

At Staff Defence, we are aware of the importance of preparing field staff and employees, who work in roles to aid humanitarian and healthcare causes in developing countries, where the environments can be hostile and/or challenging. We believe that being properly trained in the different skills and with the indispensable knowledge you need to retain before you visit such countries is essential.

We assess your needs to tailor each course to meet your specific requirements. Why not call or email us to book a place on the course, as spaces are limited?

Hostile Environment Awareness Training – HEAT Course

Level: Residential

Duration: 3 day

This course is based on Instructor-led and Immersive (Role-Play Scenarios) Training Combined Theory and Practical

Hostile Environment Awareness Refresher Training

Level: Residential

Duration: 1 day

Refreshes Skills Learnt During Initial HEAT Training Course
Updates Students on new challenges to be faced in hostile and/or sensitive environments

Travel Safety Plus

Level: Residential or Onsite

Duration: 1 day

The travel safe awareness course prepares you for travelling to areas that require you to hold business meetings and social activities.

Personal Safety Foundation Level

Level: Residential or Onsite

Duration: 1 day

This Module is based on Principles of Chinese Medicine to use body’s own natural mechanics to generate power Instructor-led sessions, combined with practice of techniques

First Aid at Work

Level: Residential or Onsite

Duration: 3 days

Comprehensive First Aid Course to certify First Aiders at work (Office & Field-based Staff) Deals with wide range of First Aid scenarios Theory & Practical Instruction

Frequently Asked Questions

“Our travel safety and HEAT instructors come from a background in the Royal Marines Commando and the British Army and have been specifically picked for their skills in their fields of excellence from years of experience of Operating and Living in hostile environment.”

“Our Trainers must all have, as a minimum, an accredited award in education and training, first aid at work or higher, and conflict management. They are also all DBS checked, with full insurance cover for their specific disciplines.”

“Contact us now, so that our Instructors can teach you how to stay safe.”

Our courses are held at our training venue in Onley, near Rugby in the East Midlands, where we can comfortably seat up to 30 Delegates per course.

Additionally, we have a training location in the USA.

However, depending on the type of course selected, we are very flexible and our Instructors can travel to a client’s venue, if that is more convenient for you. The only exception is our H.E.A.T. (Hostile Environments Awareness Training) Course, which must be conducted at our training venue, due to the course content and requirements.

Yes, we absolutely can! Before we deliver the course, we always discuss your specific requirements with you, ensure they are embedded into the course, and receive prior written confirmation that you are completely happy with the content of the course.

Prices vary depending on the course you are attending and any specific requirements that you may have. What you need to know is that our prices are some of the best you can find, which is why we encourage you to contact us to receive a full and competitive Quotation.

Yes. Each Instructor is fully DBS checked and possesses a current First Aid Certificate, together with full insurance within the disciplines they teach.

Yes, absolutely. Our Conflict Management courses are perfect for lone workers, since they teach priceless conflict management skills, together with the physical skills necessary to quickly de-escalate a conflict, and the best way to reach a safe area.