Close Protection Operative
The course main target is to provide student with all the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to work as a Close Protection agent as soon as he complete our 14 days intensive program. The course will use minimum of classroom lectures with maximum of realistic and practical field training exercises to provide a full understanding of close protection operations worldwide. The CPO Course includes the overall knowledge within ‘Business’ and ‘Dignitary’ areas of Close Protection, and it’s training program is based on the proven training methods. The Course is approved by City & Guilds and allows the Graduate to apply for the SIA license.
- Principles of close protection
- Introduction to threat assessment and risk analysis
- Protection formations
- Hello Arrivals / Departures
- Dress code and etiquette
- Low profile security and tactics
- Unarmed combat
- Tactical Firearms (Pistol and Submachine guns Live Fire)
- Case studies
- Elements of Close Protection Team
- Cover and evacuation drills live fire (FX Simunition)
- Advance work
- Advance work; surveys, preparation and planning exercise
- Team Leader; roles & responsibilities
- Radio communications procedures
- Motorcade procedures
- Final training exercise: IN TOWN EXCERICSE training in realistic every day situation
- Briefing the Principal
WEAPONS: Pistols Glock 17, Glock 19, H&K USP, Sig Sauer P229, Beretta 92F, Submachine guns MP5, MP5K, B&T APC, Simunition Glock 17, B&T APC & MP5 conversion kits,
METHODS: This course will be taught using theoretical and practical excercises. The lectures lectures will be conducted in the classroom, urban area and shooting range. The course will be given in ESA Training Center with the use of ESA equipment.
SKILL PREREQUISITES: None. The candidate does not have to possess prior experiance in Close Protection.
GEAR: Casual clothing (no jeans), rain / weather gear and business clothing (slacks, jacket, tie and appropriate shoes), tactical cargo pants, tactical belt (sturdy) , sport shoes, sport uniform,