Safety Training for Journalists 2016

The Centre for Media Studies at SSE Riga in cooperation with the the Latvian Journalists' association, the Nordic Council of Ministers in Latvia and Global Journalist Security invite members of the Latvian Journalists' association to the three-day programme "Safety traning for journalists"on May 02-04, 2016.

The programme will be offered free of charge and held in English on May 02-04, 2016.
Pease note that only members of Latvian Journalist Association will be admitted.

Content of the programme

  • Basic First Aid &  Dealing With Emergencies;
  • Travel Security;
  • Wounds & Bleeds;
  • Moving Through Mobs & Holds;
  • Handcuff 
  • Body Armor;
  • Personal safety training, health issues and evacuation techniques in war zones and zones of social unrest;
  • Understanding the threats, avoiding common mistakes and finding a proper vantage to cover the war without taking needless or unreasonable risks.

 Please apply fot the programme here >

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The Centre for Media Studies at SSE Riga has provided workshops and open lectures promoting quality investigative journalism since 2009.