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Bodyguard Training Certification

 
Study From Home & Get Hired

Welcome to BGTA's Bodyguard Training Program! This course will teach you the principles of becoming a professional VIP Bodyguard in today's security world. You will also experience practical applications of counter surveillance, firearm skills, security planning and threat assessment.

 

The Bodyguard Training Certification Course will also provide you with applied knowledge on how to properly and safely escort your principal to and from all type of locations, how to set- up advanced secure parties, group formations and much more.

 

The material in the course will give you a foundation that will support your personal growth and enable you to manage a team in these life supporting skills. This distance learning class and optional on site Executive Protection course will prepare you for serving your clients as one of the best trained Bodyguards on the planet!

 
 

As a Certified Bodyguard you'll be able to...

 

Start Your Own Security Business
Land a Bodyguard Job with Executive Protective Agencies
Work Security at Events, Night Clubs, Restaurants or Retail
Become a Executive Protection Specialist
Freelance yourself to incoming/outgoing celebrities or corporate officers

Become a security consultant and specialize in threat assessments
Create personal security procedures for corporate executives

Manage a security team

and much more

 
 
About The Bodyguard Training Course


Estimated time to complete - The Bodyguard course will take approximately 15-30 days to complete, but you have up to two years to complete the course. The time required to complete
the course is up to you! You can finish as quickly as you wish. Start your new career today!

Prerequisite: High School Diploma, GED or pass a Basic Entrance Exam

Each Course / Topic will consist of reading assignments, one quiz, one review and one final test. The final modules will consist of research projects or term papers with the final exam being
a comprehensive test. All quizzes and tests will be open book and taken online in our student learning center. You will have the ability to take the quizzes and tests over again, if needed, to acquire enough points to graduate.

 

Bodyguard Training - Course Syllabus


BTB601 - Introduction to Personal Security
Module 1: Introduction to the Close Protection Industry
Learn about International Influences, Key Theatrical Concepts, Historical Development of Close Protection, Increase in the Demand for Professional Close Protection Operatives, Definition and Job Description, Profile of a CPO, Essential Training Outcomes Needed to Operate as a Professional CPO


Module 2: Understanding What Makes a CPO
Discover the Subject Matter Breakdown, CPO Protection Skills, Unarmed Combat and Close Quarter Battle (QCB)/ Self Defense, Firearm skills, First Aid, Security and Planning, Protective Driving Skills, CPO Protocol and Etiquette, Written Field Work, Operational Appreciation, Related Skills, and Information Security


Module 3: Perceptions about Close Protection
Learn about Dividing Tasks, Screening of Candidates before Training, Duration of Training, Intensity of Training Courses, Content of Training Courses, the Focus of Close Protection Training, ongoing Training and Retraining, and Instructor-Related Factors, CPO Profiles, Physical Characteristics of CPOs, Desirable Personality Characteristics, Learned Skills, General Perceptions, and Perceptions by General Security Companies


Module 4: Terrorism, the International Environment, and Close Protection

Technology, Communication, and Close Protection Learn the definitions, Terrorism and Close Protection, International Environment and Terrorism, Fundamentalist Attacks, Effects of International and Local Terrorism on Close Protection, Ramifications of Terrorist Activities for the Training of Close Protection Operatives, Communication in Close Protection, Process of Communication, Avoiding a Breakdown of Communication in Close Protection, Communication between Close Protection Team Members, Everyday Communication, Communication During Immediate Action Drill (IAD), How to Overcome the Identified Barriers to Communication, Communication between Team Members and the Principal, Communication between CPOs and the External Environment, How Technology and Communications Affect CPOs, the Influence of the Internet on Close Protection, and Technological Improvements on Close Protection Equipment and Tools


Module 5: Use of Force Options and Close Protection

Forward Thinking, Adaptability, and the Need for a Proactive Approach to Close Protection, Learn the definition, Background to the Minimum Force Concept, The Need for CPOs to Possess Rounded Skills, Situational Factors Affecting Use of Force, Identified Training Inadequacies in Close Protection, Martial Arts and Close Protection, Forward Thinking CPOs, the Need for Thinking Adaptable Protectors, How to Implement a Proactive Approach, Reactive Aspects, Trained and Instinctive Reflexes of CPOs, Adaptability to Diverse Situations, and Achieving the Desired Outcome by Different Means


Module 6: Recommendations on Standards for Close Protection Training
Learn about Prior Educational Qualifications, Physical Abilities, CPO Skills, Prior Experience in Guarding, Firearm Handling and Related Skills, Unarmed Combat, Protective Skills, First Aid Skills, Security Knowledge, Advanced Driver Training, Protocol and Etiquette, and Management and Business Skills

 

AP101 - Executive Protection
Module 1: The Threats
Learn and understand Stalking, Kidnapping and Abduction, Hostage Taking, and Terrorism

 


Module 2: Executive Protection Officer

Learn about the Requirements, Personality and the Characteristics, Professional Conduct, EPO's Equipment, Weapons, Concealed Weapons, Body Armor, Self Defense and Protection System, Protocol, Press and Media, and Host Committee

 

 

Module 3: The Executive Protection
Take a deep dive into the Personal Protection Industry, Executive Protection Officer, Protection Concept, Principals of Protection, Preparedness and Readiness, Prevention, Target Hardening, Concept of the Concentric Circles, and Who Needs Protection


Module 4: The Principal
Learn about EPO and Principal Relationship, Close Proximity, Moving the Principal in a Crowd, Protective Team, Checkpoint, Security Posts, Observation Posts, Special Duties, and Command Post


Module 5: The Advance

Learn all about Timing and Planning, Anticipating, Preparing, Advance Survey Report, and Advance Duties


Module 6: The Protective Duty at Home and Office

Discover Security at Home, Security Planning, Protective Barriers, Security Systems, The Residence, Security Procedures, People, Security at the Office, Access Control, Corporate and Industrial Espionage, Computer Security, Security Awareness, Emergencies and Natural, Disasters, and Emergency Plan


Module 7: The Vehicle and Driving

Learn about Vehicle Security, Motorcade, How to Lead, Follow-Up, and Driving Techniques


Module 8: Terrorism
Learn the Definition of Terrorism, Terrorist Motivation, Terrorist Methods, Terrorist Weapons, and Profiling the Terrorists


Module 9: Kidnapping and Bombs
Learn about Kidnapping, Types of Kidnappers, Kidnap and Extortion Responses, Hostage Negotiations, Bombs, IED's and Booby-traps, Bombers, Bomb Threat, Bomb Delivery, Threat Response and Evacuation, Bomb Search, and Crises Management Team


Module 10: First Aid

Learn how to control Bleeding, Shock, Soft Tissue Injuries, Bones, Joints and Muscles, Environmental Injuries, Medical Emergencies, and The Trauma Kit


Module 11: Legal Status
Learn about Public and Private Sector Cooperation, Regulations for Private Security Sector, Article 25, Private Security Services Code, Privacy Security Act 2004, and International and Regional Regulations

 
ASEP201 - Advanced Skills in Executive Protection
Module 1: Close Combat Techniques
Learn the Definition, Close Combat Levels of Force, Principals of Close Combat, Vital Targets, Nerve Centers, Principles of Attack, Throwing and Taking Down, Short-Range Combat, Medium Range Combat, Commotio Cordis, Defensive Techniques, Transition Techniques, Defense with Expandable Baton, Legal Aspects of Using Expandable Batons, and Physical Condition and Readiness


Module 2: Protective Detail
Learn the Definition, First Contact, The Cooperative Principal, The Non-Cooperative Principal, Qualifications and Expectations, Recruitment and Interview, Support and Service, Contracting and Service/ Confidentiality Agreement, Countries and Customs, Power of Arrest (Citizen's Arrest), Formations, Search Formations, Signals and Communication, Body Armor Selection, Assassination Study, Bombs and Explosive Devices, and Bomber Profile


Module 3: Driving Techniques
Learn the Definition, Incidents and Lessons, Selecting the Driver, Selecting the Vehicle, Change of Tactics, Refreshing the Basics, Vehicle Armor, Vehicle FLIR System, Vehicle Search, Enbussing and Debussing, Motorcade and In-Transit Protection, Motorcade Formations, Tactical Driving, and Driving Techniques


Module 4: Defense Shooting Techniques
Learn the Definition, Use of Force and Firearms, The Right Weapon, The Right Ammunition, Sidearm, Weapon Handling and Safety, Physical and Mental Preparation, Marksmanship, Firing Position and Grip, Weaver and the Isosceles Stance, Cover and Concealment, Advanced Pistol Techniques, Low Light Condition Techniques, Target Engagement Techniques with Flashlight, Eyesight 20/20, Firearms and Airlines, and Carrying a Concealed Weapon


Module 5: Emergency and First Aid
Learn the Definition, Care under Fire, Tactical Field Care, Casualty Evacuation and Care, General Aspects of First Aid, Vital Body Functions, First Aid Basics, Casualty Evaluation, Opening the Airway, Unconscious Casualty, Rescue Breathing, Stop Bleeding and Protecting Wound, Shock and First Aid Measures, Specific Injuries, Abdominal Wounds, Burn Injuries, Fractures, Climatic Injuries, Bites and Stings, Vaccination, Psychological Aid, and Emergency First Aid Training


Module 6: Useful Forms
Discover useful forms such as Personal Protection Agreement, Personal Protection Contract, Non-Circumvention Agreement, Mutual Confidentiality Agreement, Hospital Site Survey, Casualty Report Form, Incident Report Form, Emergency Medical Information Form, Vehicle Search Checklist, Bomb Threat Report Form, and Communication Codes

 
RPC301 - Riot Prevention and Control
Module 1: Riots & Crowds
Events That Can Escalate Into Riots, Crowd Dynamics, and Principles of Crowd Management and Control
Learn about Protests and Demonstrations, Holiday Celebrations, College Parties, Bars and Concerts, Athletic Events, Special Events and Police Involvement, Crowd Makeup, Crowd Behavior, Organized Crowd Tactics, Examples of each, Action to Take, Crowd Management and Control Model, Key Principles of Crowd Control, Police Tactics that are Fair, Legal and Effective


Module 2: Command and Control Organization and Preparation
Command and Control Execution, Crowd Control Formation, and Crowd Dispersal Fundamentals, Learn about the Operations Order, Command Post Function and Organization, Example Organizational Chart, Handling a Spontaneous Disturbance or Riot, Preparing for Planned Events, State and Federal Assistance for Major Events, Command and Control Preparation, Command and Control, Time Allotment for Decision Makers, Squad Mobilization, Autocratic Command, Unexpected Problems, Criticism and Praise, Response Following Failures, Crowd Control Formations, Command Considerations, Announcements to the Crowd, Officer Behavior, Troublemakers who have infiltrated the Crowd, Meeting with Crowd Leaders, and Special Crowd Control Units


Module 3: Advanced Control Tactics
Multiple Arrests, Barricades and Batons, Special Weapons and Tactics, and Working with the Community
Learn about Multiple Arrest Preparations, Arrest Teams, and Support Teams, Barricades, Batons: and how to use them properly, Pepper Spray, Tear Gas, Less-than Lethal Munitions, Water Hoses, Police Dogs, Firearms, and how to work with the Community


Module 4: Media Relations, After Action Assessments, and Case Studies
Learn how to Co-operate with the Media, Communicating with the Media, Press Briefing Do's and Don'ts, and Press Release Do's and Don'ts, After Action Assessments and how it improves your performance and learn about different Case Studies

 
Bodyguard Training - Tuition Fees
 
This Course Will Save You Money

$600 Plane Ticket
$700 Hotel Bills
$200 Meal Expenses
$150 Miscellaneous fees

$1,650.00 - YOU SAVE

 

In addition to these savings BGTA Student Services can help you with free resume creation, provide you letters of recommendations and submit your resume to every large Executive Protection Agency in the world!

 

Estimated time to complete - The Bodyguard course will take approximately 15-30 days to complete, but you have up to two years to complete the course. The time required to complete the course is up to you! You can finish as quickly as you wish. Start your new career today!

 

Have Questions? Contact Us today!

 
As a Certified Bodyguard you'll be able to...

Start Your Own Security Business
Land a Bodyguard Job with Executive Protective Agencies
Work Security at Events, Night Clubs, Restaurants or Retail
Become a Executive Protection Specialist
Freelance yourself to celebrities or corporate officers

Become a security consultant
Specialize in threat assessments
Create personal security procedures for corporate executives

Manage a security team

and much more


Estimated time to complete - The Bodyguard course will take approximately 15-30 days to complete, but you have up to two years to complete the course. The time required to complete the course is up to you! You can finish as quickly as you wish. Start your new career today!

Tuition Cost is based on $40.00 per Credit Hour
One Credit Hour is equivalent to 15 Clock Hours.


Course Price : $799
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Please Note: Once you graduate you'll be able to participate in our student services job placement program! We highly recommend you take advantage of this. We will help you jump into your new career