Armed Hold-Up Awareness




Assessment Description

Role play

Who should attend

All staff working in businesses where an Armed Hold-Up is or may be a danger to the staff & or clientele. Employer best practice.


Course Type

Short Course

Group Size

10 to 20

Course Aims

To make staff aware of how to effectively manage the threat of armed robbery with minimal or no harm

Course Size

1 x 3.5 hours



Course Content

The course is aimed at covering the aspects & areas associated with armed hold-up including but not limited to:

  • Introduction to armed robbery
  • Statistics & facts about armed robbery
  • Types of robbery & offender
  • Concepts of target hardening
  • Key elements of robbery prevention
  • Robbery handling & response
  • Post incident actions & responses