About this course


Developed by experienced Practitioners alongside National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) advice, this course helps you prepare, mitigate and plan for safety, security and service in crowded places.   

The course will increase your understanding and interpretation of national guidance, as well as provide you with valuable advice on how to implement appropriate measures.   

Boost your professional confidence and acquire the peace of mind that you are doing the right thing with professional discussion, case studies and tasks. 

Mainly concentrating on the procedures required in event venues, we explore how increasing protection can reduce the likelihood and impact of intentional acts of criminality. With an emphasis on acts of terrorism, references will also be made to other forms of criminality and these principles transfers to other crowded environments. 


To enable delegates to understand the nature of security risk at event venues and explore existing guidance and good practice.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the types of security risk that threaten event venues
  • Identify the source and content of relevant guidance
  • Explain how a threat assessment of an event venue is conducted
  • Describe good practice measures to protect event venues
  • Evaluate the types of security risk management techniques available
  • Explore the tactical options available to an event venue in a given scenario

Who is This Course For?

The course is aimed at intermediate level delegates who possess a basic understanding of event venue operations, but wish to increase their knowledge of attack methodologies and the management of all associated risks.  

The course will be suited to anyone responsible for venue management, crowd management or the regulation or inspection of event venues. This could include: Event Managers, Safety Officers, Safety Advisory Group Members, Local Authority Licensing Officers, Event Promoters, Emergency Services Managers and Security Managers. 

It is highly recommended that you first attend the Introduction to Crowd Safety Management course before attending this course. 

What's Included

  • 1 night's accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Refreshments
  • Online training materials

Course Details & Booking

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