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Peter Lehr from the University of St Andrews introduces the Terrorism Studies course

Individual study modules, Certificate and Advanced Certificate in Terrorism Studies - the leading e-learning training programme for the Police, Military, Government Employees and Private Sector

Student profile of those who have completed the terrorism studies distance learning course

This terrorism course is invaluable for individuals or organisations who have a remit to protect people, infrastructure, supply chains and your organisation and its operations. 

The programme provides participants with an understanding of the phenomenon of terrorism in the 21st century and the causes and ideologies of today's terrorist networks, and is ideal for those seeking to update and refresh their knowledge, and for anyone curious about the topic or interested in a career in close protection, security, anti and counter terrorism operations or policing, or homeland security

The course is also popular with individuals looking to enter higher education and study graduate and post-graduate courses in terrorism, criminology, homeland security, intelligence studies, international relations, foreign policy, defence studies, security or policing, or as an underpinning course to other advanced military education.

This online qualification can also offer an access route to the MLitt in Terrorism Studies with the University of St Andrews.

Whether you are wishing to develop a more informed security strategy or you want to add context to your operational duties or work responsibilities, this unique terrorism training course will meet your needs.

Knowing how and why terrorists plot against civilians, governments, corporations, transport or IT networks makes an unmistakable difference to your counter terrorism and security strategies. 

Click here for a list of organisations that have already benefited from the Terrorism Studies couse

The course is ideal for participants from:

Police • Fire and Rescue Services • Ambulance Services • Homeland Security • Incident Response Teams • Counter Terrorism Personnel • First Responders

Navy • Air Force • Army • Special Forces

Policymakers • Diplomatic Missions • Civil Services • Border Security • Transport Security • Homeland Security • Local Authorities • Courts Services • Prisons/Offender Management Services • Resilience Forums • Intelligence Agencies • Emergency Response Planners

Transport Companies • Communications Providers • Utility Suppliers • Finance Houses • Private Security Contractors • Close Protection Operatives • Aviation Companies • Shipping and Port Industry • Security Coordinators • Civil Responders • Hotel and Restaurant Managers • Business Continuity Managers

Don't just take our word for it....

"An excellent course that I thoroughly enjoyed completing. It has significantly broadened my knowledge on this complex and ever changing subject and has made me become aware of many facets associated with the course title"
Alastair Jackson

"This has been one of the most enriching, beneficial courses I have taken in over 10 years. The opportunities to meld learnings from this course into my daily work communications has been amazing"
Krista A. Osborne
Director, Partner & Asset Protection
Starbucks Coffee Company, USA

To see what other students had to say, please click here for more testimonials.

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"I have acquired a wealth of knowledge that has already proven beneficial"
Robert L. Jones
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of DefenseMissing Persons Affairs and Prisoners of War

Over 4500 participants have enrolled from 75 countries, representing

  • Consultancy Companies
  • Police Forces
  • Airlines / Aviation Companies
  • Prison Services
  • Oil and Gas Companies
  • Airport Operators
  • Emergency Services (Police, Fire, Rescue, Health)
  • International Organisations (UN, NATO, INTERPOL)
  • Financial Institutions / Banks
  • Close Protection Operatives
  • Researchers – Terrorism and Security
  • Customs Services
  • World Bank
  • Border Agencies
  • Aviation Authorities
  • Defense Forces
  • Diploma / Postgraduate / Masters / MSc Students
  • Armed Forces (Navy, Army, Marines, Air Force, Special Forces)
  • Homeland Security (DHSS) / Security Services
  • Governments
  • Defence Companies
  • Maritime / Shipping Companies
  • Counter / Anti Terrorism Personnel
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  • Coast Guards
  • Embassies, High Commissions and Diplomatic Services
  • United Nations (UN)
  • Critical Infrastructure Providers
  • University Lecturers and Researchers
  • Security Companies

Questions about the Terrorism Studies course?

T: +44 (0)20 3377 3210
T: +1 (646) 957 8929
E: info@terrorismstudies.com

Available Start Dates

20 Oct 2015

15 Feb 2016

15 Jun 2016

Reference & ID Codes for Applications

  • UK MoD ELC Scheme:
  • CAGE/NCAGE Code:
  • NAICS:
    611430 & 611310
  • CCR Registered:
    DUNS 232915728

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