Summer University: Safety and Security

Summer University Safety and Security will be held from 14.08.2019 - 21.08.2019 in Estonia.

The aim of the summer academy is to increase the operational capacity of young people studying in more specific fields of internal security to cope and help fellow citizens in daily and crisis situations by increasing their skills and knowledge of the particular field and improving their teamwork and cooperation skills in an international environment under the instruction of the best specialists of the field. The participants can learn the basic skills of self-defence and first-aid, similarly smoke diving and surf rescue and also put themselves to the test in the survival training in the forest.

Course description

14.08.2019 - Welcome party, introduction, Tallinn

15.08.2019 - Self-defence, first aid, simulation exercise. Instructors from the Police and Border Guard College and Rescue College, Tallinn

16.08.2018 - Rescue exercises. Smoke diving and surf rescue in an inland water body. Instructors from Rescue College, Väike-Maarja

17.08.2019 - 18.08.2019 - Survival. Survival training. Instructors from the Defence League, Kollassaare. Please note, that the activities are only outside in the forest without any modern facilities.

19.08.2019 – Cyber security. Lectures on cyber security. Trainer from the Police and Border Guard Board, Tallinn

20.08.2019 – Celebrating Estonian Independence. Cultural programme and international dinner, Tallinn

21.08.2019 – Certificates. Returning home, Tallinn


Students of EASS higher education and foreign students from European partner schools, mainly students of internal security.

Credit points

Upon full participation and completion of the course work, students will be awarded 4 ECTS points and a certificate of completion.


Course fee

The fee for the summer academy is 200 euros per participant including the following:

  • Participation in the summer academy activities
  • Study materials
  • Cultural programme
  • Meals during the programme
  • Accommodation (12.08 – 22.08.2019)
  • Transport during the programme
  • Pick-up from the airport
  • 4 credit points


Please register here


Please note that the interest towards the summer university is high. The registration will close when all the places have been filled latest 30.04.2019.

NB! Registration is confirmed by the payment of the participation fee 200 Euros.

The course fee should be payed to the following bank account

Bank name: SEB Pank
Bank account where the financial support should be paid: RAHANDUSMINISTEERIUM
Account/IBAN number: EE891010220034796011
Reference number: 2800082336
Explenation: Summer University + name of the participant


With further questions please contact
Mrs. Kaisa Kägu
kaisa.kagu [at]
+372 6965405