Entries by Dan Gawn

Range Day!

In March the TA’AZ Security Training Academy took over 70 of our Iraqi security staff through their annual range live firing practice. The instructors gave our staff tuition on marksmanship ensuring everyone departed the range with greater confidence and skill. Never missing a training opportunity our Training Manager guided his Instructors through a thorough risk assessment of the […]

International Close Protection Course

International Close Protection Course. TA’AZ Security 141 successfully completed their third Internationally Recognised Close Protection Course. The 16 day arduous course allows our Local National workforce to enhance their skills, knowledge and understanding of what is required of a Professional Close Protection Operator. The Course consists of 13 Modules ranging from the Roles and Responsibilities […]

Security firm receives diversity award from UEL’s Noon Centre

  A security company has won the 2016 Noon Centre for Equality and Diversity in Business ‘Impact Award’ for its efforts to train and promote native Iraqis within the firm’s management ranks. Dan Gawn, business development manager of TA’AZ Security 141, was praised for establishing ‘The Future Leaders’ Programme’, which equips Iraqis to take on […]

PSC1 for TA’AZ 141

The process that started 8 months ago saw today the final on-site audit from American Global Standard. Dr Riyadh  congratulates the BD and Quality Assurance Manager Dan Gawn on TA’AZ Security 141 being recommended for PSC1 certification. TA’AZ Security 141 is committed to providing quality to  their clients and the accreditation of the Quality Assurance Management System […]

FPOS-I Medical Training

TA’AZ Security 141 – has a Training Academy which conducts a wide variety of security and “oil and gas” support courses such as First Aid at Work,  Fire Safety, Food Safety and more advanced courses such as Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health. The Training Academy has just completed First Person on the […]

TA’AZ Demining Attention to Detail Pays Off

There is no room for error when it comes to the clearance of Explosive Remnants of War (ERW). On 20 January 2016 Rumaila Operating Organization (BP ROO) awarded a multi-million-dollar contract to TA’AZ Demining because of their experience, capability, capacity and attention to detail. TA’AZ Demining has won the contract from national and international competitors […]