Courses and Training

The Courses and Traning section is part of Dóchas Wednesday News, which also includes job openings, volunteer posts and sector courses, seminars and events. Please use the menu links on the right, or below if on a mobile device, to navigate through the different sections.

(1) Eurocheck Security Consultants Limited – Online / blended learning - security awareness and hostile environment courses

Established in 2001, Eurocheck is a worldwide leader in providing security training and support to NGOs, aid and human rights workers, charities, students, and journalists. Our security trainers are specialists in their fields and have all worked in various hostile environments around the world. Our online courses are reasonable priced at €100 + VAT for the two-day security awareness course and €200 + VAT for the 4-day hostile environment course. We are currently running several courses a month. Please contact us re availability. These courses can be taken from the safety and comfort of your home or office here in Ireland or from overseas if already deployed. For further information, check out our new website at or contact us at 086 8142446 or

(2) An Bradán Feasa: Aid Worker Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) Course – (Webinar Series/Blended)

Some of the many threats we can face when working or travelling overseas include natural disasters, infectious diseases, crime, civil unrest, kidnapping and terrorism. Whether you are travelling through a European city on business or providing humanitarian aid in a remote part of Africa, your personal security is predicated on your ability to recognise and react to these threats. It is of vital importance that you are prepared for the challenging conditions that you may face before your departure - the modularised, best in class Security Awareness Training package offered by ABF will help you do just that. Contact details:,, LinkedIn

(3) Carmichael Online Courses

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