Senior Instructor

Gary Toombs

An accomplished and highly motivated security and emergency response professional delivering humanitarian, risk and threat mitigation advice, training and solutions to Governments, NGOs and the public and private sector. Culturally sensitive, intelligent and a team player adept at providing timely and cost effective solutions to the rapidly evolving transnational criminal and terrorism threats.


  • Is there a certificate or qualification for this course?

    Yes, on successful completion of the course you will receive a certificate of achievement from the Stirling Defence Academy and a Continuous Professional Development Certification from the CPDUK Accreditation Body.

  • How long does the online course take to complete?

    Students learn at different speeds but the average time is around 5 - 6 hours.

  • Can this course be taught in a classroom or virtual webinar?

    Yes, this course can be taught in a classroom or workplace. It can also be taught virtually by one of our instructors using webinar/social media software. Just contact us for more details at

  • Can I pay the fees over a few months?

    Yes, we have set up the option of a one of payment or three monthly payments. You will not be able to complete the course until all three payments have been made.