The Highfield Level 3 Certificate for Working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry is ideal for anyone wishing to work as a Close Protection Operative as it provides them with the necessary skills and knowledge to apply for a SIA licence.
This qualification is based on the SIAs 'Specifications for Learning and Qualifications for Close Protection Operatives.'
Topics covered include:
Designed for Close Protection Operatives prior to deploying in hostile environments.
- Roles & responsibilities of a CPO
- Threat & risk assessment
- Surveillance awareness
- Operational planning
- Law & legislation
- Interpersonal skills
- Teamwork in the CP team
- Walking drills
- Route selection
- Vehicle drills
- Search procedures
- Incidents & dilemmas
- Communication & conflict management skills
For this qualification learners must be a minimum age of 18 years old.
Must be of reasonable health and fitness levels due to the nature of the course.
To apply for a SIA Licence you will be required to provide proof of a Level 3 medical qualification such as First Aid at Work (FAW).
For those who wish to work in a hostile environment, you may be required to provide proof of a Level 3 or above trauma medical qualification, such as Level 3 First Responder Emergency Care (FREC) or Level 3 Emergency Care for First Responders.
Assessment is by way of a practical and multiple choice assessment, for IQA reasons some assessments may be filmed for quality purposes.
At the end of the Highfield L3 Certificate for working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry you will receive a certificate as proof of attendance outlining the course training objectives.
Our Highfield L3 Course for Working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry runs for 12 Days.
Accommodation is not included, however this is available in the nearby towns / villages of Charmouth, Lyme Regis or Axminster. The links below provide a good selection, but early bookings are highly recommended, especially if visiting during peak season.
£1,800 GBP (including VAT)