This Safety and Security Before Deployment module is part of the wider FIELD Programme.

FIELD is a ground-breaking, free capacity building programme. FIELD’s focus is to develop the pool of local, national, and international staff who can prepare for and take charge of in-country operational programmes in humanitarian responses.

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  Is this course for me?


This course is for local, national, and international humanitarian staff involved in preparing for and taking charge of in-country operational programmes in humanitarian responses. This course is for individuals who wish to learn more about safety and security in humanitarian settings, before deployment.

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  How will I benefit from this course?


This course explores a typical security risk management planning process. It will cover the topics of actor mapping and context analysis, risk assessment, digital security and common security strategies - all within the context of before deployment or starting a new programme.

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  How long will it take?
  Approximately 45 minutes. You can exit at any time and when you return, the module will take you to where you left off.

 Will I earn a digital badge or certificate?
  FIELD awards digital badges, not certificates. When successfully complete FIELD modules and provide feedback on your learning experience you'll be rewarded a digital badge!

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  How much does it cost?
  This course is free!

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 How do I start?


Click on the 'Join course' button on this page. This will take you through to the course page.



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