SIA Close Protection Officer Training Birmingham

SIA Close Protection Officer Training

Training Services provide and conduct an S.I.A/ Edexcel approved BTEC Level 3 ‘Close Protection Officers’ course providing the private security industry with professional bodyguards trained to exceptional standards.

Our training team consists of former Police, Intelligence, Military and Government Agency personnel. Due to the professional trainers, our training facility is able to offer a 14 day course with content that far exceeds the minimum requirements of the BTEC Level 3 / S.I.A. approved course.

The cost of this course is  


The security world in which the modern day Close Protection Officer operates, requires more than just ‘ticks in the right boxes’, it requires a professional who knows their job and who can act effectively without hesitation. Client’s lives depend on the professional skills, which they expect from their bodyguards. We will arm you with those skills.

The Training Service CPO course includes:

  • Role of the modern day CPO/PPO
  • Principal Profiling
  • First Aid
  • Self Defence/Unarmed Combat
  • Defensive and Evasive Driving
  • Counter Terrorism
  • Bomb & I.E.D. Awareness
  • Threat Assessment
  • Conflict Management
  • Surveillance and Counter Surveillance
  • Law
  • Statement Writing
  • Negotiation Skills and Interrogation
  • Firearms (for overseas operations)
  • Specialist Skills (sport activities to match with your clients also such things as ‘yacht crewing’ etc)
Our Close Protection Officers/Personal Protection Officers are second to none

Please Call for Level 3 Award in Close Protection Operations Course Dates

“A principal’s life is as important to us as it is to them”

When applying to the SIA for your Close Protection licence you will be required to produce evidence that you have attained a recognised first aid award. If you do not have a recognised first aid award you will need to get one in order to get your licence.

First aid awards recognised by the SIA are:

First Aid at Work – 3 day course (HSE approved)

First Person on Scene (FPOS) Intermediate Award – 30 hours (Edexcel / IHCD)

Please confirm at the time of booking that you have a full, in date first aid qualification or ask us about this and why you may need it.