Close Protection Training

Accredited SIA courses

16 Days


From £1750

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Course Overview

The Close Protection Training course is designed for individuals who want to become professional bodyguards. This comprehensive training covers all aspects of close protection, from risk assessment and threat management to physical intervention techniques. The course is tailored to prepare candidates for the SIA Close Protection license, which is essential for working as a bodyguard in the UK.

Course content

Overview of close protection roles and responsibilities
Understanding the legal framework and use of force
Conducting risk assessments
Planning and preparing security operations
Techniques for effective surveillance
Identifying and mitigating potential threats
Developing security plans
Coordinating with other security personnel and agencies
Defensive tactics and hand-to-hand combat
Safe escorting and evacuation procedures
Real-life simulations of close protection operations
Real-life simulations of close protection operations


This course is ideal for individuals seeking a career as a professional bodyguard or those in security roles looking to enhance their skills.

Participants must be at least 18 years old, have the right to work in the UK, and possess a basic understanding of English. Previous security experience is beneficial but not required.

The certification is valid for 3 years, after which a refresher course is required.

The course lasts 16 days and costs £1750, which includes all training materials, assessment fees, and certification.

You can book your spot through our booking page or by contacting us at contact information.

Bring a valid ID, comfortable clothing for practical exercises, and any personal protective equipment if preferred.