Competency Assesment – Action Counters Terrorism

Test Details

  • This is a 40 multiple-choice questions/answers competency test. All question must be completed. Mark one answer per question.
  • 0 points – given if answer is wrong, and 5 points if answer is correct.
  • The form must be submitted within 45 minutes after you start the test.
  • Pass rate is 140 points (70%).
  • Your name and surname will have to be entered after you press the finish button.

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1. When do you use Run Hide Tell protocol?

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2. Complete the following sentence. An IED is a bomb that will typically contain…

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3. When making call to the police you should NOT:

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4. What you can NOT do when dealing with members of public, while they are on private premises?

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5. Which protocols should you follow if you come across a suspected IED (Improvised Explosive Devise)?

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6. Which of the following might indicate a suspicious behaviour by a customer?

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7. Which protocols should you follow in the event of an acid attack?

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8. Explain the H.O.T protocol meaning?

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9. Which of the following is the least effective deterrent for terrorist activity?

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10. Which sector provides the most attractive target for terrorists?

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11. In the event of a possible bomb threat what the first action a security operative should make?

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12. You go to investigate and see someone with a knife who appears to be chasing members of the public. What do you do next?

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13. What does a ‘’ critical’’ terror threat level indicate?

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14. You received a phone call with a bomb threat and identified mobile number. What should you do?

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15. Which of the following would be a reason to evacuate a premisses?

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16. What is the first thing security operative should do after receiving a bomb threat over the telephone?

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17. Which is the highest level of UK government threat level?

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18. It is helpful to remember the ACT acronym. What does it stand for?

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19. Which of the following immediate actions NOT to be applied when using 4Cs protocol?

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20. When is a hostile most vulnerable?

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21. What type is an acid attack?

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22. You are on duty outside your site and you see people running towards you. What do you do next?

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23. What should you do if you answer the phone call and receive a bomb threat?

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24. When should you use the Run, Hide and Tell principle?

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25. You received a phone call: ‘’There is a bomb well hidden in your building. It will go off whenever I choose it to’’ What should you do?

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26. Which of the following questions could you NOT use to engage people in a friendly, purposeful conversation?

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27. What might be the best way to challenge a suspected unauthorised person?

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28. You received a phone call: ‘’There is a bomb in your store. You’d better get out’’ What should you NOT do?

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29. If you identify suspicious activity, you should…

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30. The IUDA(Information, Understand, Decide, Act) loop can help you make…

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31. When using the strategy of DENY, DETECT and DETER. Which of these can help your organisation DETECT suspicious behaviour?

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32. How long should you wait to report suspicious behaviour?

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33. With regards to terrorism – what might be an indicator of suspicious activity?

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34. What does SCaN stand for in security?

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35. Which of the following represent the UK government threat levels in order of severity?

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36. What is the definition of an ‘’offensive’’ weapon?

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37. When hiding during a firearms attack, what one of the actions that you should take?

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38. What is not relevant to Remove Remove Remove protocol?

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39. What does ‘’suspicious behaviour’’ or ‘’hostile reconnaissance’’ refer to?

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40. The attacker is on the premisses. You can see one person injured on the ground. What do you do next?