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Our leading training and product

RunHideSurvive™ is a unique training  programme and product which enables people to safely respond and save lives in the event of…

  • a terror attack
  • an active shooter
  • an organised criminal attack
  • hostile intruder event
  • dynamic lockdown of a premises
  • a life-threatening emergency in a hostile environment.

The RunHideSurvive™ attack survival skills programme consists of four elements:

  • short, 40 minute preparatory e-learning module
  • in-depth, hands-on training including escape and lockdown skills using specialist window breaking tools
  • advanced first-aid kit and skills to treat catastrophic bleeding, penetrating wounds and chemical acid attack injuries.
  • emergency grab bag – containing specialist escape tools for breaking windows, lockdown kit, PPE – personal protective equipment for face and hand protection

Combined, they give participants the skills, confidence and equipment to deal with a sudden, life-threatening incident.

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Interactive  eLearning module (40 min)

  • Types of terror and criminal attacks
  • Typical venues where attacks happen
  • How the brain responds to an attack situation
  • The three human-response stages to an attack
  • The RunHideSurvive™ premise
  • Sorting and treating casualties using the CABCDE framework (Catastrophic haemorrhage, Airway, Breathing, Circulation, Disability, Exposure)
  • Acid/Alkali and Caustic substance chemical attacks
  • Interactive scenarios showing types of violent attacks:
  • Marauding weapons – Active shooter
  • Vehicle as a weapon attack / Vehicle ramming
  • Office / classroom attack
  • Improvised explosive device (IED) – suicide bomber
  • Multiple Choice Question knowledge check.

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Responder training workshop - Half day


  • In-depth, practical training in how to break windows to escape or rescue someone, using specialist window-breaking tool
  • lockdown and secure a room using wedges, temporary door locks and door ties
  • control and treat life threatening catastrophic bleeding and penetrating wounds by properly applying tourniquets, blood clotting agents and trauma bandages
  • safely respond to and treat victims of a chemical attack using specialist PPE  eye goggles, chemical gloves and face mask respirator
  • visually  communicate with police and first responders using Red and Green  SITREP (situation report) cards

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Specialist lockdown survival equipment

We provide specialist escape , lockdown equipment and personal protective equipment to help you survive and save lives.

  • escape tools for breaching windows
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) – eye goggles, face mask respirator, CUT5 gloves
  • Lockdown tools – Wedges , Door ties, Temporary door locks
  • Bleed control kit – Tourniquet – Trauma bandage – Wound packing gauze –  Double layer foil blanket
  • SITREP  (situation report) cards to communicate with police and first responders



The RunHideSurvive™  Incident – response  grab bags are manufactured in the UK using high quality materials and contain only premium contents and equipment.

  • TRAVELLER – travel safety kit folds compactly into a lone traveller’s backpack or suitcase and contains personal bleed control kit, escape tool with cutter , flashlight and temporary door lock .
  • VENUE – for pre- positioning in key locations of larger venues. It contains Lockdown tools, PPE equipment and Bleed control Kit for Two responders – (additional bleed control kit can be added)
  • SOLO – for issue to solo working staff e.g security officers. It contains bleed control kit and PPE for One responder.
  • #ZERO RESPONDER BLEED CONTROL KIT – Contained in a heavy duty Drysack for easy carriage , it contains : CAT – Windlass Tourniquet – 4″Emergency Trauma Bandage with pressure bar – Wound packing gauze – Tape – Nitrile gloves – Stainless Steel trauma shears – Indelible ink marker pen – Foil rescue blanket –  – Bleed control treatment card -MIST Casualty details handover card

RunHideSurvive ™ is part of the training company Salvas Ltd UK specialists in Workplace violence reduction. Its creation was part funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds Programme 2014- 2020