CRW Security Training

      SIA Close Protection Course

      CRW Security Training
      Blended learning in Swindon

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      Important information

      Typology BTEC
      Methodology Blended
      Location Swindon
      Duration 15 Days
      • BTEC
      • Blended
      • Swindon
      • Duration:
        15 Days

      Important information

      Government funding available

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      Where and when
      Starts Location
      On request
      Suite 21 Cherry Orchard North, Kembrey Park, SN2 8UH, Wiltshire, England
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      Starts On request
      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.


      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.


      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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