Riot/Crowd Management Training


The course is accredited with the South African Safety and Security Sector Education and Training Authority (SASSETA):

  • Analyse Tactical Options for Crowd Management and Public Order Management -  U/S 230026
  • Use of Security Equipment - U/S 244176

Crowd Management Course Content

  • Crowd Dynamics
  • Communication channels
  • Use of Security Equipment
  • Crowd management Techniques
  • Establishing of neutral zones
  • Protection and escorting services within a crowd
  • Evacuate persons from a crowd

For more information download our Crowd Management brochure.

Assessment Methods

Based on theoretical and practical assessment and through comprehensive scenario based exercises, all course objectives must be passed in order to obtain your Crowd Management Course certificate.

Course Duration

  • Option 1: 5 Days
  • Option 2: 7 Days:
    • Knowledge of the Firearms Control Act 60/2000 U/S117705
    • Handle and Use a Shotgun U/S 119652
    • Handle and Use a Shotgun for Business Purposes U/S 123514


Security Training

Cost of the Crowd Management Course

Option One: 5 Days: R 6 848.00 per student (incl VAT). Minimum 15 students per course. Cost includes:

  • All training material and certificates

Option Two: 7 Days (U/S117705; U/S 119652; U/S 123514 ): R 8 920.00 per student (incl VAT). Minimum 15 students per course. Cost includes:

  • All training material and certificates

Costs above do not include:

  • Meals and Accommodation for trainers
  • Transport or travel costs for students
  • Transport or travel cost for trainers
  • Equipment and Resources

Contact us for more information.

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Course Dates

  • 20 February – 26 February
  • 22 May – 28 May
  • 21 August – 27 August
  • 20 November – 26 November

Contact Details

Head of Training and Development
Johan Fryer
Tel: + 27 (0)12 663 4343

South Africa Police Accredited by SASSETA SAQA recognised     Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority of South Africa City and Guilds South African Professional Firearm Trainers 
Accredited by South African Police to conduct Competency Training and Testing in the use of handguns, shotgun, rifle and carbine for skills development
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SAQA is responsible for overseeing and regulating NQF and the B Level FRamework on which all qualifications and standards are registered.
PSIRA Number: (Private Security Regulation Authority of South Africa)
* 1052243
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