Training and Development Solutions

Training and development solutions

Our established international presence and unrivalled knowledge of diverse security and operating environments make us a recognised global leader in security, risk and resilience training, with a proven track record for delivering high-quality courses.

Implement a robust and auditable duty of care programme for your employees, demonstrating the commitment you as an employer take to ensure their safety and security at all times. Take advantage of our global footprint and access our in-person training facilities in Europe, North America, Latin America, East and West Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.


Our eLearning training solutions

We provide a number of e-learning packages, allowing you to train staff unable to attend more comprehensive practical training. These packages provide full access to the unparalleled expertise of Control Risks’ threat and risk analysis, training, and response and crisis management departments. Our eLearning packages can also be augmented and integrated into existing duty of care and training programmes.

Developed and designed by Control Risks’ experts in crisis management, workplace violence, active shooter and terrorism incidents, our interactive eLearning courses utilise the latest multimedia technologies to keep the learner engaged, bringing practical scenarios to life through interactive storytelling and simulation.

eLearning benefits:

  • Scalable and cost-effective approach to training a global workforce, reducing productivity losses and travel costs that may be required for in-person training
  • Completed at the users’ convenience, wherever they are in the world, on a desktop computer, laptop or tablet and at any time.
  • Demonstrates that your organisation is adequately preparing employees for challenging environments prior to travel as well as fulfilling your Duty of Care.
  • Full reporting allows you to monitor employee progress, completion and compliance with your internal travel policies. Courses are SCORM 1.2 industry standard format and can be hosted on an organisation’s learning management system if preferred.

Accredited training provider

We are recognised as one of the global market leaders in security, risk and resilience training and value the importance of validation and accreditation from educational organisations, awarding bodes and industry associations. We are a Pearson-approved centre to deliver BTEC qualifications and a member of the UK Security Institutes’ Approved Training Provider (ATP) Scheme. 

Accredited training provider

Find the right training solutions for your business:

Personal duty of care

Duty to protect employees

Face to Face training and eLearning solutions designed for staff, employees or dependants that may be visiting, working or living in medium to high risk environments.

Dedicated support for professionals

Professional development

Dedicated support and development for security professionals.

Developing the capability to respond

Capability to respond 

Training courses for developing the capability to respond to and manage crises and critical events.

Training Calendar

Training calendar

We offer training when and where you require it, but we also have a calendar of courses that are open to clients around the world that you can register for today.

Why choose Control Risks?


"May I take this opportunity to thank you for all your help throughout the course, especially in the build-up. The course was very informative, well-structured and professionally run. The instructors took care to ensure I understood each element which put me at ease and allowed me to enjoy the course." 

Pete, Security Manager, Burkina Faso

International standards, best practice advice, real-world experience:

  • Developed and delivered by experienced security risk management practitioners who have supported our clients in some of the most challenging operating environments globally
  • Course material based on the latest international standards and best practice guidance, integrated with real-life events and issues in the field of security, risk and resilience management
  • International training facilities in Europe, North America, Latin America, East and West Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia

Delivered with your business in mind:

  • Collaborative approach to tailor course material to specific threat environments
  • Option to integrate company policies, procedures and protocols into training delivery
  • Conveniently choose from one of our international facilities or hold training at your organisation’s facilities or project locations


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Your training solutions team

Our instructors are selected for their breadth of knowledge and expertise, having lived and worked in high-risk and
complex regions around the world. They are supported by the very latest operational knowledge and country information
provided by our global team of risk analysts


Danny Spender

Danny Spender

Director of Training & Development Solutions, EMEA

Danny Spender

Andre Simmons

Andre Simons

Director, Americas

Andre Simmons

James Sinclair

James Sinclair

Partner, Americas

James Sinclair

Sean cunningham obe

Sean Cunningham

Associate Director, EMEA

Sean Cunningham

Katie Potter

Katie Potter

Director, eLearning      

Katie Potter

Contact the training solutions team