Quick Overview.
How Can I Help?



Security-Compass is owned and managed by Andy Marshall.

25 years management experience in the NGO, UN, Diplomatic and Commercial sector.


  • Critical incident review for a major NGO in Afghanistan.
  • Country Director experience including evacuation of a team from Afghanistan.
  • IMT & CMT experience.
  • Writer of several ‘tailor made’ context specific safety and security courses.
  • Wrote numerous HEAT modules and coordinated other trainers modules for uniformity for another large NGO.
  • Wrote HEAT training from scratch for a large NGO.
  • Educated to MSc level and undertaking CSMP.
  • Medical background (RGN, CTCM&H).
  • First person to hold Security Advisor position for numerous agencies.
  • Developed complete security frameworks from scratch.
  • Security-Compass has trained an additional 1,000 staff members in First-Aid, Guard Management, Crisis Management and Personal Safety & Security.
  • Trained approximately 2,000 staff in HEAT, Personal Safety & Security, Crisis Management, Hostile Observation, First-Aid and Guard Management for 3rd parties.
  • Consulted in over 20 different countries.
  • Consultancies to over 20 different NGOs, UN agencies, Donors and Training agencies.

            (Andy Marshall training at the DDG HEAT course 2012; photo courtesy DDG)

Andy and his group of carefullt selected trainers and consultants can help you with:
Production of Security Frameworks, Policies and Guidelines.
Implementing a security culture within your organisation.
Interin positions.
Incident reviews.
Documentation reviews.
Coaching of staff with security management responsibilities i.e. Security Advisors, Focal Points, Program Managers, Boards and CEOs.
Review of Duty of Care fulfillment.

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