TA’AZ Training Academy

TA’AZ Training Academy is located in North Rumaila and is staffed with Expat and Iraqi trainers who have been selected as they are experts in their field and have a passion for training and development. TA’AZ Training Academy conducts all mandatory training requirements for TA’AZ Security and also conducts training for external clients.

TA’AZ Security are proud to state that “we are the only PSC operating in Southern Iraq today (2015 onwards) who are investing in their Iraqi Local National staff by conducting International Qualification BITEC L3 Close Protection Courses. We also follow that up with the First Person on the Scene Intermediate (FPOS I) Medical course and qualification”.

All TA’AZ Security Iraqi Local National Team Leaders and Deputy Team Leaders possess the same level of qualification that their fellow expatriate colleagues possess.

TA’AZ Training Academy are certified through Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance and provide internationally recognized certification of the training completed and passed. Training is undertaken either within client facilities or within TA’AZ Training Academy in North Rumaila. TA’AZ Training Academy provide courses within the following subject areas.

  • PSC Security courses from basic guard course through to Close Protection and PSD Team Leaders
  • Hostile Environment Awareness Training
  • Defensive Driving Course
  • HSSE courses
  • First Aid and Advanced Medical courses
  • Risk Assessment courses
  • Tailored training for client’s specific requirements

Training Academy Qualification List

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Highfield Qualifications

Level 1 International Award in Principles of Health & Safety in the Workplace
Levels 1 & 2 Award in Fire Safety
Levels 1 – 4 Awards in Food Safety
Levels 1 – 4 Awards in Health and Safety in the Workplace
Levels 2 & 3 Award in First Aid at Work
Level 2 Award in CPR and Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
Level 2 Award in Conflict Management
Levels 2 & 3 Award in Risk Assessment
Level 2 Award for Working as a Security Officer
Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance)
Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling
Level 2 Award in the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
Level 3 International Certificate for working as a Close Protection Operative

British Safety Council Qualifications

Entry Level Award in Workplace Hazard Awareness
Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
Level 1 & 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace
Level 1 & 2 Award in Environmental Sustainability
Level 2 Award in Principles of COSHH
Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment
Level 2 Award in Principles of Fire Safety
Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling
Level 2 Award in COSHH Risk Assessment
Level 2 Award in Fire Risk Assessment
Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment
Level 2 Award in Supervising Staff Safely
Level 2 Award in Safe Driving at Work
Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health
Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health
International Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health
International Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health