Duty of Care – Management Awareness Workshop

This one day workshop provides managers and organisational leads with an understanding of what ‘Duty of Care’ responsibilities and liabilities exist and what impact they can have on the organisation, and individuals within it. The workshop is suited for those organisations that operate in difficult and at times hostile environments but equally those countries where the risks may not be as obvious but where they still exist.

The workshop has been designed to enable attendees to better understand their responsibilities and to provide guidance on how to correctly deliver a quality 'Duty of Care' that protects staff, reduces risks and clearly demonstrates an organisation’s commitment to its personnel.

Who Should Attend?

  • Local government

  • Aid & humanitarian organisations

  • Charities

  • Oil & Gas support sectors

  • Exporters

  • Hospitality industry

  • Educational institutions

  • Retail industry

  • Utility companies

  • Supply chain and logistics companies

  • Any organisation that wants to protect their staff in a meaningful manner.


Key Objectives

  • Understanding ‘Duty of Care’?

  • Understanding legal implications

  • Understanding the importance of threat, risk and vulnerability assessments

  • Developing appropriate policies, practises and procedures

  • Creating travel risk management procedures

  • Understanding the importance of safety and security training

  • Communications Planning

  • Medical considerations

  • Understanding the need to develop and train in incident management procedures

  • Understanding the wider organisational benefits of a good duty of care programme.


Workshop Host

Andy Davis is a recognised expert in security, risk and crisis management in difficult and hostile environments. Having worked and ensured the wellbeing of staff and organisations in countries as diverse as Uganda, Colombia, Pakistan and Kazakhstan Andy is able to bring a wealth of experiences and knowledge to the workshop that is difficult to be matched by others.

In addition to international operational experiences, Andy is a regular speaker at international security and risk management conferences as well as contributing to international trade publications. He holds a MSc.in Security and Risk Management, is a Chartered Security Professional, a Fellow of the Security Institute and a board certified protection professional (CPP) in the United States.


Workshop Facilities

Based on Aycliffe Business Park, Trident Manor utilises in house facilities to deliver the workshop and associated training programmes. Due to the ease of connectivity with road, rail and airport services the facilities offer a professional and comfortable environment in which to learn. Nearby there is a wide range of suitable hotel accommodation that caters for all budgets.


Workshop Information

Workshop Size: Maximum 20 attendees

Timings: The workshop will commence at 0930 hrs and finish at 1700 hrs.

Workshop Cost: £125.00 per attendee. Group discounts may be available.

Included in workshop fee:

  • Certificate of Attendance

  • Handouts

  • Wi-Fi

Not included:

  • Transfers

  • Accommodation and subsistence

  • Meals other than stated

Workshop bookings: All bookings via enquiries@tridentmanor.com, payable in advance and subject to conditions. Further information: enquiries@tridentmanor.com, or 0191 308 0319.

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