Counter terrorism awareness online course

Action Counter Terrorism (ACT) Awareness eLearning is a free online counter terrorism training course for all UK based companies and organisations.

The course consists of six primary modules designed to teach staff about the threat to the public from terrorism and how to mitigate it:.

  1. Introduction to Terrorism
  2. Identifying Security Vulnerabilities
  3. How to Identify and Respond to Suspicious Behaviour
  4. How to Identify and Deal with a Suspicious Item
  5. What to do in the Event of a Bomb Threat
  6. How to Respond to a Firearms or Weapons attack

For more information visit the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) website.

Tools and resources

Installing dual purpose seating and standing areas

Guidance for stadiums considering the installation of dual purpose seating and standing areas.

Historic Circulars

Historic Home Office and DCMS Circulars affecting football and sports grounds.

CCTV Code of Practice

The Information Commissioner's Office code of practice on the operation of CCTV.

Preparing Counter Terrorism Measures

Guidance for sports grounds and local authorities when considering their responsibilities to counter the terrorist threat to sports grounds.

Preventing Crowd Disorder and Anti-Social Behaviour

Guidance on preventing crowd disorder and anti-social behaviour at sports grounds.

Safe and secure sports grounds for all sports

Counter terrorism advice for all sports grounds.

Guidance

Counter-terrorism in sports grounds

For a number of years the UK has been at a threat level of severe (an attack is highly likely) and ground management should have developed plans that are in place to provide protective security appropriate to that level.

Control Rooms

Control Rooms provides an invaluable source of information for sports ground managers, designers, safety advisors and agencies involved in the upgrading of an existing facility or the design of a new one.