Over the decades, Executive Protection Institute (EPI) has trained thousands of men and women who are protecting world and religious leaders, royalty and high net worth families, executives, celebrities, politicians, and a multitude of other notable people. EPI continues to strive to meet all your Protection Industry related training needs and requirements. We have a multitude of Courses available in a wide variety of formats. Please view our Training Program Categories.

Executive Protection

At EPI, we encourage our students to be proactive, cater to the client’s needs, and to avoid problems and threats. You will leave EPI knowing how to prevent and handle accidents, medical emergencies and deliberate attacks. We focus on advance planning and assessments in each of our Executive Protection related training platforms. EPI has many course offerings designed to meet your individual training needs ranging from online webinars, to hands-on reality-based inclusive courses. Check our Training Calendar for current course offerings.


EPI offers the ultimate basic and advanced handgun program available to the public pertaining to the private personal protector with our Protectors Pistol Course (PPC). EPI utilizes a unique approach using an innovative and methodical method focusing on shooting precision (one hole groups) first, and then working on speed. Our courses meet and exceed the state requirements and all courses focus on the protection of others over basic self-defense. View our Training Calendar for upcoming courses.

Defensive Tactics

EPI is committed to delivering realistic, practical, innovative, and proven response measures designed to meet the Protection Industries unique challenges that one may encounter. We have collaborated with many subject matter specialists in their respective fields and developed systems to meet your defensive tactics needs. Check out our Defensive Tactics for Executive Protection Course (DT4EP) and other courses available on our Training Calendar.


Beginning in 2017, EPI’s Protection Driving Division will be offering our Signature Protection Driving Program, as well as several other Protection Driver related training courses. All Protection Driving Instructors are highly experienced and bring years of knowledge to these exciting new programs. Please stay tuned to our Training Calendar for Additional Dates and Training Locations.

Custom Training Programs

EPI is dedicated to developing and delivering custom programs for all of your personal and client-based needs. We have a history of developing and providing custom programs all over the world and can also provide any of our established courses at your preferred location in order to facilitate all of your logistical needs.