Objectives

Intensive Training, Extensive Networks

The course and curriculum were designed by senior leaders and practitioners from the European Union (EU) – with input from NATO and United Nations (UN) officials – as well as international security and risk analysis experts. Participants will develop essential practical skills and will acquire far-reaching knowledge for a career in the international security and crisis response fields.

Building Essential Knowledge & Skills

  • Understanding of major forms of risks
  • Tools for global conflict and risk analysis
  • Open Source Intelligence
  • Fundamentals of Early Warning
  • Crisis Communication
  • Cyber Security
  • Understanding the Crisis Cycle 
  • Advancing comprehensive responses to man-made and natural disasters
  • Practical preparations for a mission in a crisis situation
  • Coping with crises under stress
  • Best practices and lessons learned from major actors in the field