The Ultimate Protection Officer

Close Protection Training For The Professional Operative


Any time of the month






USA, UK, Thailand, Lebanon, Sri Lanka, Spain, Italy and Singapore

Course Information

This qualification is designed for those learners wishing to apply for a licence from the security industry authority (SIA) to work as a close protection operative (CPO). It is based on the relevant sia’s specification for learning and qualification.

Who is this course for?

Anyone wishing to enter the medium to high-risk industry of close protection armed and unarmed and to enter the surveillance industry as a trained operative. This qualification is also designed for those learners wishing to apply for a licence from the security industry authority (SIA) to work as a close protection operative (CPO). It is based on the relevant sia’s specification for learning and qualifications
The 28-Day course also gives the learner the minimum requirements if ex-Military, to apply for jobs in busy cities and Hostile Environment Domestic surveillance employment and entry onto the world of the professional bodyguard.

Tactical Training:

Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) Online: Our TCCC Online courses are designed to teach participants life-saving medical techniques for treating injuries in high-stress, tactical environments. Participants learn how to assess and manage trauma patients effectively, including techniques for controlling bleeding and managing airway obstructions.

Hostile Environment Training:

Level 4 Hostile Environment Firearms and Tactics: Our Level 4 Hostile Environment Firearms and Tactics training program prepares participants to operate in high-risk environments, including conflict zones and post-conflict areas. Participants receive advanced instruction in firearms proficiency, tactical movement, and threat response strategies.

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Whether you’re looking to enter the private security industry or advance your career to the next level, ABA’s training programs provide the knowledge and certifications you need to succeed. Our expert instructors bring real-world experience and expertise to each course, ensuring participants receive high-quality instruction and practical skills that can be applied in the field.

Flexible Learning Options:

Our training programs offer flexible learning options, including in-person courses, online modules, and blended learning formats, to accommodate the needs and schedules of busy professionals. With ABA, you can enhance your skills and advance your career on your own terms.

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  • Grey, Blue Or Black Suit, Black Shoes, Dark Or Neutral Tie, Black Socks, Belt
  • Laptop With Microsoft Word And Power Point,
  • USB Memory Stick With 10 GB Max
  • Pencil And Pen, Eraser
  • Instructor
  • Training equipment
  • Exams
  • Awards
  • Classroom
  • Range (Where Applicable)
  • Ammo (Where Applicable)
  • Accommodation (where applicable)
  • Food and beverages
  • Flights (where applicable)
  • Airport Transfers (where applicable)
  • Safety Glasses (Where Applicable)
  • Ear Defenders (Where Applicable)


The Ultimate Protection Officer


  • Level 2 English
  • Good knowledge with Computers PowerPoints and Dropbox


The EP Session Qualification Comprises Seven Mandatory Units:

  1. Principles of Working as a Close Protection Operative in the Private Security Industry
  2. Working as a Close Protection Operative in the Private Security Industry
  3. Application of Conflict Management in the Private Security Industry
  4. Principles of Terror Threat Awareness in the Private Security Industry
  5. Principles of Working as a Door Supervisor for Close Protection Operatives in the Private Security Industry
  6. Application of Physical Intervention Skills for Close Protection Operatives Working in the Private Security Industry
  7. Application of Physical Intervention Skills for Close Protection Operatives Working in the Private Security Industry


  • First Aid at Work Level 3 (FAW)
  • Tactical Combat Casualty Care Level 3 (TCCC)
  • HEFAT Hostile Environment Firearms and Tactics Level 4 High Risk Operator
  • Weapons Tactics
  • Vehicle Tactics
  • Foot Tactics
  • IED Awareness
  • Planning a full High-Risk Mission