Counter Terrorism Awareness (Self-delivery Resource)

The BVRLA has developed a bespoke counter-terrorism awareness training resource tailored specifically for those operating in daily rental of cars and vans. Free to download by both members and other businesses operating daily rental fleets, this course is designed to raise awareness of effective customer qualification procedures and instil confidence in this vital area.

Who will benefit?

Designed to be delivered by local managers to their staff, this is a self-delivery course which includes a presentation for learners, tutor notes, pre-course security assesment and a copy of the BVRLA report Vehicles as Weapons. There is also a recording of a tutor delivering the presentation, providing insight into how the materials can be used. 

Course content

•    UK Threat Level
•    Threat Landscape 
•    Why target the Vehicle Rental Sector?
•    Vehicle Borne Threats 
•    List of Recent Attacks
•    Vehicle Weaponisation Attacks
•    Our Responsibilities 
•    Security Self-Assessment 
•    Qualify Your Customer
•    Driver Licence Checks 
•    PRADO (public register of authentic travel and identity documents online
•    Credit & Debit Card Checks and other Qualification Checks
•    Vehicle Security
•    Staff Security and the Insider Threat
•    Depot Security 
•    Identifying, Challenging and Reporting Suspicious Behaviour

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course, learners will

Gain understanding of:
•    Current terrorist threats to the United Kingdom
•    Vehicle attack methods 
•    Your responsibilities as a Vehicle Rental operator

Gain practical advice in: 
•    Steps to reduce the risk and impact of a terrorist attack
•    Providing guidance to staff if they are involved in a terrorist attack

Understand how to promote the importance of:
•    Effective company policies and procedures for security
•    The ACT campaign and its key messages 

Duration

The presentation to learners will last one hour.

Course materials

Course materials can be accessed by completing the form below.

 

 


Cancellation Policy 
Requests for cancellation of a training course booking must be received in writing via email to training@bvrla.co.uk for the attention of the Learning and Development Professional. Requests for cancellation received more than 30 days prior to the course start date incur an administrative charge for the processing of the refund at the rate of 25% of the course fee. Requests for cancellation received more 15-30 days prior to the course start date incur an administrative charge for the processing of the refund at the rate of 50% of the course fee. There is no refund on cancellations made 14 days or less prior to the course start date as there is an impact on other delegates who have booked to attend and could result in the course being cancelled overall.

Postponements
Postponement of attendance from one course to a later course can be requested in writing as per the cancellations policy above to training @bvrla.co.uk. Requests to postpone more than 30 days prior to the course start date will incur an administration charge of £35 + VAT. Requests to postpone more 15-30 days prior to the course will incur an administration charge of £70 + VAT. Requests to postpone 14 days or less prior to the course will be treated as a cancellation, with no refund payable.

Substitutions
You can request the substitution of a delegate for another in writing as per the cancellations policy above to training@bvrla.co.uk. There is no charge for this. Requests for substitution must be made no later than one business day prior to the scheduled course start date.