SIA Close Protection Course

CRW Security Training

£1,600
+ VAT
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Important information

  • BTEC
  • Blended
  • Swindon
  • Duration:
    15 Days
Description

Important information

BTEC Level 3 Award in Close Protection Operations

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Swindon
Suite 21 Cherry Orchard North, Kembrey Park, SN2 8UH, Wiltshire, England
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Course programme

The Edexcel Level 3 BTEC Certificate in Close Protection Operations is a 140-hour qualification consisting of 1 unit: Working as a Close Protection Operative.

The course covers the following:

  • Legislation that is relevant to people working in the Close Protection industry
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Close Protection Operative
  • The importance of Threat Assessment and Risk Management
  • Surveillance techniques
  • Venue Security operations
  • Designing and demonstrating operational planning
  • The importance of interpersonal skills
  • The importance of team work
  • The importance of reconnaissance
  • How to conduct Close Protection foot drills
  • The importance of planning and selecting routes
  • Vehicle movement tactics and operations
  • Search techniques and procedures for Close Protection operations
  • How to apply conflict management techniques while providing Close Protection

During this part of the course we also dedicate time to:

  • Interview Techniques and CV writing
  • Understanding the Private Security Industry
  • Completion of the SIA Licence Application Form
  • Unarmed Combat Skills
  • Bringing in experts (and potential employers) working within the Private Security Industry

Please note there will be a weekend break part way through this module during which candidates will be asked to complete individual assignments. The Module culminates in a realistic close protection exercise.

Assessment

In order to achieve the qualification candidates must pass the following:

  • an externally set and externally marked multiple-choice test
  • an internally set and internally assessed portfolio, which includes a practical assessment.

Certification:

Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Close Protection

This course is offered either residentail or non-residential, and can also include our CP Team Medic for just an additional £300 + VAT.


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