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Bodyguards & Protection Driving

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Course Description:

This is an informative 8-Hour Seminar designed to introduce men and women to the professional career field of executive protection and provide an overview and refresher for experienced practitioners. An opportunity to learn the difference between "bodyguard" work and professional personal protection from the first school to consider Personal Protection as a new professional career and continues to teach worldwide since being founded in 1978.

The truth about personal protection: Myths vs. Facts

Understand the scope of service and jobs duties from PSD to Bodyguards to Executive Protection and more. You will obtain a comprehensive understanding of how a protection specialist integrates with private security, law enforcement, military, secret service, and government entities when managing notable or controversial persons.

EP Behind the Wheel - Protection Driving

Reality dictates that you can drive and provide protection at the same time. EPI brings a new concept of a client based driving experience, addressing the reality of normal vehicle operation where focus is shifted to a concierge level of driving while still giving you a solid foundation of the hard skills found in defensive and evasive driving. This includes discussing etiquette, customer service, tactical communications and route planning. Find out how to become a proficient protection driver.

Topics Include:

Advance Work

Preventive Strategies

Threat Assessment


Risk Management

Protective Measures

Traits Required




Executive Protection and driving

Motor Vehicles are multi-tools

Evasive & Defensive Driving

Vehicle Maintenance


This is also an excellent overview and refresher for those currently involved in Executive Protection.

*Qualifies for ASIS Continuing Education Credit and VA PPS In-Service

**Discounts Available for Current NLA Members and Groups of 3 or more  

*** Discounts Available for Current and Former US Military, Law Enforcement, Firefighters and First Responders (Verification Required)


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