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Strike Training and Consulting hits Esperance

Strike Training and Consulting would like to send a huge thank you to the wonderful Christine and Mikey at Albany M&C Security AND Esperance MK Security for engaging us to do your Certificate II in Security Operations regional training.   We hope you’ve enjoyed all of the hard work, laughs and rugby digs.   Gaven […]

Christchurch Tragedy

Our heartfelt thoughts go out to all of those affected by the absolute horror in Christchurch.  It beggars belief that anyone could unleash such hatred on innocent people.  As the toll climbs, all I can think of is the shock that the beautiful City of Christchurch must be in.   It seems this is not […]

Boston Bombing: The Honourable Marianne B. Bowler, United States District Court Judge

https://www.cbsnews.com/video/new-footage-of-boston-bombing-blast-shown-in-court/   I would like to sincerely thank the U.S. Consul General Ms. Rachel L. Cooke and Mr. Bruce Havilah of Havilah Legal for inviting me to listen to Her Honour Marianne BOWLER at The Western Australian Club yesterday evening. I felt very privileged. She spoke of the legal aspects, the trial, investigations and a […]

Could Perth Security Guards deal with a Terrorism Attack?

https://www.perthnow.com.au/news/terrorism/inquiry-could-perth-security-guards-deal-with-a-terror-attack-ng-b88774713z   Again the point is being missed here, the idea of security is not to be reactive but proactive. No one wants to be dealing with a terrorist attack, security guards need to be preventing them. This takes awareness and recognition of preparation by those who would commit such an act. Then be able […]

Terrorists on the move: Vigilance is our defence

In recent weeks we have seen terror related incidents in Manchester, London, two in Melbourne and another in Paris this morning. The frequency is not unexpected given the war in Syria for ISIL is failing badly or has failed, depends who you listen too! This has now pushed these trained operatives into the civilian world […]

Manchester Bombing 22nd May 2017

Unfortunately, today there has been another bomb blast at a place of mass gathering. If what has been indicated in the press is true, a suicide bomber carrying a backpack has detonated the bomb causing at least 19 deaths. If this is the case, security at an event has dropped the ball again. Time and […]

Terrorism: Security Guards Trained

In the period January to June 2016 records indicate there have been at least 97 recognised terrorist attacks in the world. These have been of varying types, suicide bomber, shootings, detonated bombs etc. ISIS or persons indicating affiliation to this group are responsible for a large number of these attacks. These actions impact security all […]

1st Accredited Terrorism Awareness Training provided to Security

Strike Training in cooperation with Deltawest (RTO 40599) has completed its first delivery of the Terrorism Awareness and Response (TAAR) Unit. This training forms part of Accredited Security Operations Training as standard at Strike and is the only one of its kind in Australia. This accredited training is providing security operatives with much needed education […]