Risk Management Consultant - security awareness training, trauma training - specialising in the humanitarian sector
Catherine is an experienced trainer and Security & Risk Management Consultant who brings to RPS Partnership extensive experience of working overseas. She is a former nurse (critical care and tropical medicine), who has fifteen years of working with NGO's, the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sierra Leone, Gaza, Bosnia, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Pakistan, South Sudan, Kenya and Indonesia.
For the past five years she has trained humanitarians in trauma first-aid and security including simulations both in Europe and the UK, plus the Middle East, Asia and Africa for major INGOs, IOs and the UN.
Catherine has provided context specific advice on equipment and training needs for the European Inter-agency Security Forum and a number of INGOs. Whilst her main focus is on trauma, she has written and developed courses including Resilience Building / Stress Management, Well-Being in the Field, Chemical Weapons Awareness Training and Sexual Aggression Awareness.
Catherine is a qualified trainer with a Msc. in Development Practice & International Humanitarianism. She is currently studying as an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor at the Centre for the Prevention & Study of Violence & Abuse at the University of Worcester.
She is a qualfied trainer and is a first-aid trainer.
Please contact Catherine Plumridge on firstname.lastname@example.org