Global Media Risk is now conducting our Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) courses in Singapore in conjunction with AV 8 Media. The HEAT course is designed for media staff, security personnel and travellers deploying to third world countries or high risk locations. Subject matter includes selection of fixers, hotels and transport, remote first aid, filming location selection, navigating checkpoints, threat de-escalation, equipment selection, protective equipment, weapons familiarization, ballistics, navigation and risk assessments - planning and preparation, personal security, and risk management.
Singaporean and PR Media professionals can apply for 90% subsidy under the MDA Talent Assistance Scheme through Six Degrees Asia. In addition media freelancers can apply for a S$ 7.50 per hour training allowance.
Visit AV 8 Media's training page for more information.