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NORDPLUS Higher education Intensive Course „Organisation and Individual Security”

NORDPLUS Higher education Intensive Course „Organisation and Individual Security”

Dates of the Course: 14.-25.08.2017.

In summer 2017 Turiba University was hosting the NORDPLUS intensive course about Security. Turiba University (Latvia) implemented this course in a cooperation with Kazimieras Simonavičius University (Lithuania) and Turku School of Economics (Finland).

In recent years security issues has become important also to Baltic and Nordic countries. World is coping such challenges as migration, conflicts based on different cultural backgrounds, cyber-attacks and other new challenges. This leads to fact that there is need for high quality training for young security specialists.

Students gained knowledge of assessment of security tactics for guarded sites, basics of tactical planning and implementation methods for threat prevention and their legal regulation; comprehensive knowledge of facts, theory and correlations necessary for carrying out work related tasks, personal growth and development, public participation and social integration. There were topics of Stress Management in Crisis Situations, Globalization and Intercultural communication, Team-building, Cyber-security and Data protection as well as Copyrights included in the course.

Participants of this course were bachelor and master level students from Latvia, Lithuania and Finland. Lessons and practical seminars were led by professors from 3 partner Universities as well as invited professionals.

Students received 3 ECTS for the participation in the Course.

Academic leaders of the Course: 
Director of Security programme
Mr.Vilnis Veinbergs

Pro-dean of Law Faculty
Ms.Ivita Kīsnica

Project administrative manager: 
Deputy Head of International Office
Ms.Kristīne Tihanova
Phone: +371 67625371

*You can find information leaflet about project HERE.

The project is implemented by the support of NORPLUS Higher education Programme. Project Number: