Category: CP Training

Raising the Standards of Close Protection training

  For several years now there has been a groundswell of opinion within the industry that the 12-14 day SIA compiant CP courses just weren’t adequate for this highly specialised role. Having worked for several training providers and having my … Continue reading

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What not to wear

Our recent promo videos have highlighted some of the hard skills taught during our Close Protection course, including anti ambush driving, close quarter combatives and weapons handling. There are a couple of reasons we choose to highlight these areas in … Continue reading

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Being Late

When working with certain high net worth individuals one of the issues that trainee CPOs, especially those coming from the military, often struggle with is that of “flexible” timings. The concept of having a meeting, appointment or dinner reservation booked … Continue reading

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Avoiding patterns

At one time or another you will no doubt have been told that in order to disrupt surveillance and help prevent attack on your principal you should avoid setting patterns and change your routines, timings, routes etc. On the face … Continue reading

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Risk Assessment

Risk assessment underpins everything we do in this industry…so it’s worrying that many people, be they training providers, security companies or individuals on the ground have very little knowledge of this critical process. It is impossible to quote, advise or … Continue reading

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