Physical Training for Hostile Regions

What are Physical Training Courses?

Cadre Consultants physical training courses have been tailour made for journalists. These courses combine lessons on media safety and best practices with scenario-based physical training in and around the Brecon Beacons National Park. The aim of these courses is to familiarise journalists with the threats that they might face, educate them with the relevant knowledge and develop potentially life saving skills. 

Why Choose a Cadre Course?

Train in the Beautiful Brecon Beacons

Our outdoors based training utilizes the ruggedness and remoteness of the Brecon Beacons. This National Park is used by the British Army for training exercises as it offers a leading environment ideal for hostile region training. For many clients, it offers a much-needed change of scenery that can improve educational outcomes.

Expert Instructors

Instructors have experienced working in hostile regions in a military capacity prior to them working with media teams. This means that their teaching is based upon first hand experience and taught in a way that fully understands the needs and concerns of media personnel and teams.


Fully Residential Packages available

Our standard packages include an en-suite double room with three daily meals for the course’s duration. The hotel offers guests a Neo-Georgian experience in a relaxed environment offering modern amenities all within a 15-minute drive of the Brecon Beacons National Park. All activities are based at or start from the hotel which eliminates commute based stress. The hotel is approximately a three and a half hours drive away from London.

Safety Cadre Membership Included

Safety Cadre is a complete online platform covering all aspects of safety digitally. It incorporates a safety social network, safety information and online learning courses. 

Our standard packages include a 1 year membership.

Scenario based training

All training exercises are scenario-based and are modeled from real events our instructors have experienced. This ensures that all training is relevant, realistic, and robust.

Networking Opportunities

This course attracts leaders from all areas of the media. During our courses, there will be ample time to meet like-minded people who may open doors to future projects. 

Excellent training grounds

All our scenario-based training takes place on ground offering a wide variety of terrain. The site offers acres of woodland, hard climbs, open ground and plenty of covers. The ground offers the perfect environments for ambushes, evacuation, and much more … !

Qualify for Insurance

Completing a course is not only sensible but part of an organisation’s duty of care when sending teams to hostile regions. Hostile regions training is usually a pre-requisite for hostile regions insurance and may also offer siginificant discounts to premiums.

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