There are usually three phases in the journey through the metal detector at the airport. First one is when you think, “right, everything is alright, I triple checked my pockets, I know whats in my bags and I am confident to go through”. Second, you look at the security officer on the other side of … More The journey through the metal detector
I recently watched a documentary where they mentioned that increasingly police have started to take advantage of people who have the ability to recognize faces beyond that of the average person. This is apparently an ability that you are born with and only 2% of the worlds population posses this skill. Super- recognizer’s were responsible … More Could YOU be one of the rare 2% of the worlds population who can be called a Super-Recognizer?
Found this interesting article on the top most powerful security companies in the world. I am sure there are a few that are not on the list because they do not want to be publicly known or operate too much in the grey to be mentioned. http://www.securitydegreehub.com/30-most-powerful-private-security-companies-in-the-world/
Found this interesting online course which begins in April and runs for 12 weeks. Estimated time spent on this course in the 12 weeks is 60 hours, so roughly 5 hours a week which is completely fine even for people who have a full time job. The fees are not too bad – between 350€ … More Security and Protection course for Human Rights Defenders and Social Orgs.
Due to recent Russian military activities and mishaps both in Finnish airspace and within its maritime boundaries the govenrment has suggested that it may increase its military budget because of such incidents. Some political parties are concerned about Finnish sovereignty and therefore are pushing for an increase in Defense capabilities against its humongous neighbor (Russia). Meanwhile … More Finland, invest in National Defence or Social Security?
I just got back from a trip and realised something amusing on the way. So after I got through the airport security checks, passing the various scans, x-rays and security personnel. I was putting my laptop back in my bag, putting on my belt etc and was watching how other people were walking through the … More Airport Security Check
So if you are looking to work in a conflict area or more dangerous part of the world, there is a series of tests and lectures that you can take to get a certificate saying that you completed a United Nations (UN) security course. This course is mandatory for all UN staff and can … More Good Certificate’s for your CV.