Client Staff Training
Watan is able to provide client staff training in basic skills critical to minimising their exposure to risk. This can be conducted at the client's location or Watan has its own training facility (see below).
Drivers, Vehicles and Driver Training
Watan Group is able to supply trained local drivers and soft-skin or B6 armoured vehicles for client use. All our local drivers are trained by British police advanced defensive driving instructors. Additional drivers and vehicles can be provided at short notice for visits or trips to the provinces. Training can also be provided to clients existing drivers to improve their general standard, ensuring client safety throughout their time in Afghanistan.
Watan Training Centre Paghman
The Watan Group has its own training facility at its farm in Paghman, close to Kabul Golf Course and just 20 minutes from Kabul. Set in beautiful gardens, scattered with fruit trees, the facility can be used for both client and Watan personnel training. The farm also features a live firing range and, for the benefit of clients, has a swimming pool and catering can be provided. As well as providing excellent training facilities the farm also affords a welcome break from daily life in Kabul for client staff.
Training in the following disciplines can be conducted at the training centre:
Watan can provide the following training:
- Hostile Environment Awareness Training
- Scenario training
- Basic first aid training
- Defensive driving techniques in soft skin vehicles to all client drivers
- Other training can be provided on discussion with the client appropriate to their needs