Close Protection Operative BTEC Level 3


Provides a complete package of Close Protection skills through classroom and practical training for those wishing to apply for their Security Industry Authority (SIA) Licence.

Course Code: SO1
Location: Plymouth, Devon UK
Duration: 12 days

Price: £1900
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If you are looking for a career in Close Protection then this course is for you! Our Level 3 Close Protection course provides a complete package of CP skills through classroom and practical training, surveillance, threat assessments, vehicle techniques and IED awareness training. The rigorous course will give you the skills and qualification to apply for your SIA licence.

Course content

  • Introduction to Close Protection
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Threat and risk assessment
  • Surveillance and counter surveillance
  • Operational planning
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Law and legislation
  • Close protection team work
  • Conflict management and self-defence techniques
  • Reconnaissance
  • Close protection foot drills
  • Route selection
  • Use of close protection vehicle techniques
  • Venue security
  • Communication and conflict management skills
  • Close protection vehicle driver techniques
  • Single and Multi-car convoy drills
  • Incidents and dilemmas


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