Conservation Outcomes provides a holistic all-encompassing training approach from the development of security operations plans for protected areas to the associated selection, training and mentorship of field rangers and management staff.

Conservation Outcomes provides the following services:

  • Assessment of a protected area’s security strategic needs (threat analyses, human resources/capacity and infrastructure)
  • Development of a Protected Area Security Operations Plan for the specific area
  • Supervision of the operations plan’s implementation
  • Placement and management of experienced mentors, who work closely with middle management to carry out the operations plan and ensure its sustainability
  • On-site training, customized to the needs identified during the initial strategic assessment
  • Management effectiveness monitoring and training
  • Infrastructure assessments including roads, buildings and equipment
  • Development and supply of robust, effective field ranger kit and equipment
  • Field ranger/game scout wildlife management skills, both theory and practical, covering the following subjects:
    • Rhino monitoring 
    • Fire ecology and management
    • Dangerous big game handling