HABC Level 3 Certificate in Close Protection (QCF)

(Next Course Date: 10/06/2014) Under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the private security industry must undertake a recognised qualification before applying for a licence.

This accredited qualification has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA). It is based on the relevant SIA ‘Specifications for Learning and Qualifications for Close Protection Operatives’ and provides the necessary skills and knowledge for those who wish to apply for an SIA licence and work as a close protection operative.

Subjects covered include roles and responsibilities of the Close Protection Operative, threat assessment and risk management, surveillance techniques and venue security operations.

Individuals achieving this qualification can progress onto a range of qualifications such as the Foundation Degree in Protective Security Management. Individuals successfully completing the licence to practice qualification in Close Protection can be awarded 16 credits towards this Foundation Degree and also the Foundation Degree in Crowd and Safety Management and the Certificate in Terrorism Studies.

The qualification comprises one mandatory unit: Working as a Close Protection Operative

Additional Units are as follows:

Unit 1: Roles and Responsibilities of the Close Protection Operative

Unit 2: Threat and Risk Assessment

Unit 3: Surveillance Awareness

Unit 4: Operational Planning

Unit 5: Law and Legislation

Unit 6: Interpersonal Skills

Unit 7: Close Protection Teamwork and Briefing

Unit 8: Conduct Reconnaissance

Unit 9: Close Protection Foot Drills

Unit 10: Route Selection

Unit 11: Close Protection Journey Management

Unit 12: Search Procedures

Unit 13: Incident Management

Unit 14: Venue Security

Conflict Management Module

Unit 1: Avoiding Conflict and Reducing Personal Risk

Unit 2: Defusing Conflict

Unit 3: Resolving and Learning from Conflict

Unit 4: Application of Communication Skills and Conflict Management for Security Guarding and Close Protection

Additional Qualifications:

HABC Level 3 First aid at work

Unarmed Combat Skills and Techniques Certificate

Course Duration 14 Days

Course Price £1000… available for £750 with our latest Facebook offer.

Next Course Date: 10/06/2014

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