University of St Andrews. 100% online delivery
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Telephone: +44 (0)20 3377 3210
Quote VIP code: FLR2633CBNW
Commences February, June and October. ELC Provider Number 2035
This renowned online course – from the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence at the University of St Andrews – is recognised as the best globally accessible, flexible, tutored, online part-time study solution for professionals who want to develop their knowledge and understanding of the subject, hone their analysis skills in countering the terrorism and security threat, or prepare themselves for future higher academic study.
If it’s part of your responsibility to protect a sovereign state, people, infrastructure, organisations or investments, understanding the threat is crucial – whether this is to governments and homeland security, transport networks, investments, private organisations or to the public. Understanding this threat involves knowing who is involved, how and why they act and their capacity to inflict harm.
Join over 4500 participants from 75 countries, who have enrolled for this world leading programme.
15 MODULE OPTIONS – covering characteristics of terrorism, terrorist tactics and counterterrorism.
- Key Issues in International Terrorism
- Terrorist Ideologies, Aims, Beliefs & Motivations
- Terrorist Modus Operandi
- Homeland Security
- Radicalisation & De-Radicalisation
- International Policing Policy
- IEDs: Threats & Countermeasures
- Critical Infrastructure Protection
- Aviation Terrorism & Security
- Maritime Terrorism & Security
- CBRN Weapons in Terrorism
- Terrorism & Human Rights
- The Psychology of Terrorism
Each module is designed to be studied over four weeks, and helps you plan your time to succeed in achieving this. However, you’re in control of your study plan and can take a shorter or longer time to suit you – full flexibility is built in to the programme to accommodate wider work and operational commitments.
“This has been one of the most enriching, beneficial courses I have taken in over 10 years. The opportunities to meld learnings from this course into my daily work communications has been amazing” Director, Partner & Asset Protection, Starbucks
“Enhancing our knowledge of how and why terrorists plot against their targets makes a huge difference to our security strategy”, Head of Aviation Security, Virgin Atlantic
“This course has directly enhanced my knowledge in this field enabling me to better protect staff and missions”, Overseas Security Manager, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
“This course has been fundamental in ensuring we understand the threat against our port and which measures will ensure a high degree of security without hampering commercial activity”, Deputy Port Security Officer, Antwerp Port
If you are a member of the UK armed forces, this course qualifies for the Enhanced Learning Credits scheme, quote our provider number 2035.
T: +44 (0)20 3377 3210 (UK)
T: +1 (646) 957 8929 (N. America)
Quote VIP code: FLR2474BA122
View the Course Brochure: http://www.terrorismstudies.com/FLR2633CBNWBRO