Our Close Protection course gives you the best qualification training needed to help you get a job in the security sector. You will be supported to gain skills in employability and retail. Our close protection training will support you develop the skills to work with customers and other team members. This course includes knowledge in key industry areas such as threat assessment, risk management, venue security operations and surveillance. Helping you become a Close Protection Officer (CPO), employable for a reputable organisation. Free2learn will cover the cost of your SIA licence, a nationally recognised ID, needed to work in the Close protection sector.
You will receive extensive and thorough training, that will support you apply, secure and maintain employment in the private security
industry on our bodyguard course. All training is conducted by experienced tutors and delivery staff, whose aim it is to help you reach your full potential in a friendly, supportive, professional and highly productive environment.
Prior to attending Free2learn, please complete ONE of the following assignments. Assignments must be submitted during your induction.
Level 3 SIA Close Protection Certificate
Level 1 Certificate in Retail Knowledge
Level 2 Certificate in Customer Service
Level 2 Certificate in Team Leading
Level 1 Certificate in Personal Development for Employability
You must be 19 or older
You must be claiming State Benefits (JSA, ESA, Income support or Universal Credit) or on a low income.
We will carry out Initial Assessment to ensure you are on the right programme and level.
You must have at least 2-3 years of experience in the security industry, police or armed forces.