Riot/Crowd Management


The course is accredited with the South African Safety and Security Sector Education and Training Authority (SASSETA):

  • Analyse Tactical Options for Crowd Management and Public Order Management -  U/S 230026
  • Use of Security Equipment - U/S 244176

Crowd Management Course Content

  • Crowd dynamics
  • Communication channels
  • Use of security equipment
  • Crowd management techniques
  • Establishing of neutral zones
  • Protection and escorting services within a crowd
  • Evacuate persons from a crowd

Assessment Methods

Based on theoretical and practical assessment and through comprehensive scenario based exercises, all course objectives must be passed in order to obtain your Crowd Management Course certificate.

Course Duration

  • Option 1: 5 Days
  • Option 2: 7 Days:
    • Knowledge of the Firearms Control Act 60/2000 U/S117705
    • Handle and Use a Shotgun U/S 119652
    • Handle and Use a Shotgun for Business Purposes U/S 123514
Security Training

Cost of the Crowd Management Course

Option 1: 5 Days: R 6 413.00 per student (excl VAT). Minimum 15 students per course. Cost includes:

  • All training material and certificates

Option 2: 7 Days (U/S117705; U/S 119652; U/S 123514 ): R 8 352.80 per student (excl VAT). Minimum 15 students per course. Cost includes:

  • All training material and certificates

Costs above do not include:

  • Meals and accommodation for trainers
  • Transport or travel costs for students
  • Transport or travel cost for trainers
  • Equipment and resources

For details on this course download our Crowd Management Course brochure.

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Course Dates

Due to the extension of the lockdown, all training dates will be rescheduled. The new dates will be made available shortly.

Contact Details

Director of Training and Development
Johan Fryer
Tel: + 27 (0)12 663 4343
South Africa Police

South African Police Service

Accredited by SASSETA

* SASSETA Education and Training Service Provider
* SASSETA Assessor
* SASSETA Moderator

SAQA recognised

SAQA is responsible for overseeing and regulating NQF and the B Level Framework on which all qualifications and standards are registered.

Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority of South Africa

PSIRA Number: (Private Security Regulation Authority of South Africa)
* 1052243

Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC)

Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC)
For International Close Protection

South African Professional Firearm Trainers

PFTC is a professional body which serves to quality assure firearm training standards in all disciplines.