This qualification is designed for those learners wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a close protection operative (CPO). It is based on the relevant SIA’s Specification for Learning and Qualification.
The 140 guided learning hours close protection course covers all aspects from theory to practical with 3 multiple questions exam papers at the end of the course. You will be put through your paces from our highly experienced tutors, so prepare to train hard every single day. We finish the course with 3 days of final exercises protecting 3 types of clients that you will possibly come across in your future career, so this course really prepares you for medium and high risk and celebrity bodyguarding duties.
Anyone wishing to enter the medium to high risk industry of close protection armed and unarmed and to enter the surveillance industry as a trained operative.
*All Prerequisite Awards Should Not Be Expired
So Please Check The Expiry Date Before Applying *All Candidates Should Have A Reasonable Level
Of Personal Fitness
The qualification comprises three mandatory units:
Unit 1 – Working as a Close Protection Operative
Unit 2 – Planning, Preparing and Supporting a close Protection Operation
Unit 3 – Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry