Close Protection Operative

Level 3 Certificate for Working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry
Level 3 Certificate for Working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry

The¬†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 an SIA licence. ¬†This qualification is based on the SIAs¬† ‚ÄėSpecifications for Learning and Qualifications for Close Protection Operatives.‚Äô

How long will it take?

This qualification must be undertaken over a minimum of 12-days.  The SIA stipulate 139.5-hours as minimum contact time (MCT).

Topics covered

Threat and risk assessments, walking drills, embus and debus, incident management, legislation relevant to the role, operational planning and surveillance.