About Dignity

FAQ’s

 

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What does the training involve?

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We provide detailed information on how individuals should behave in order to withstand the kidnap ordeal from a physical and psychological perspective.

 

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How often do I need to do this training?

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Generally we advise a refresher after 18 months. But we also advise the use of discretion here, so if you are going to a region completely different from those you normally visit, a new brief or update may be beneficial.

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What is the background of DHSC’s consultants?

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All DHSC consultants who deliver this training to our clients are ex military and have a minimum of 5 years experience from the only UK Government/Ministry of Defence accredited organisation sanctioned to deliver this.

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How does DHSC differ from other organisations that provide kidnap avoidance training?

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Whilst DHSC provides kidnap avoidance training, we also provide detailed information on how individuals should behave in order to withstand the kidnap ordeal from a physical and psychological perspective, in the event that an individual is unfortunate enough to be taken hostage.

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How long does the training take?

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The minimum amount of time we recommend for our Hostage Awareness briefing is 2 hours.

 

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What certification/ accreditation do I get from your course?

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We work closely with insurers to ensure our training is compatible with most insurance K&R policies. Please check with your insurance provider for your requirements, as we do tailor our packages to your requirements.

 

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Where does the training take place?

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The briefing we deliver is usually carried out at our client’s premises or another suitable location.