For those interested, the new course will begin on the 15th of September 2014 and will run 7 days a week until the 4th October 2014. A total of 19 days for the intensive close protection course, taking place in Birkenhead.
Primarius is an SIA approved training provider based in the area. Both directors of the company have a background in close protection. With combined operational experience in Afghanistan, Iraq, Africa, South America, Europe and the UK, Primarius certainly have the expertise to deliver on the new course.
The training will take place in their new offices in Hamilton Street in Birkenhead, making it very convenient for those living Wirral and Merseyside area.
Like all good close protection courses, the programme is designed to give students the grounding and knowledge they will need to be successful security operatives working in the field.
The Directors have also stated that women are most welcome on the course, “as there is currently a big demand for female security personnel.”
A number of key areas are covered within the course. These include:
- Operational Planning
- Venue-based security
- Threat and risk assessment
- Surveillance awareness
- Close protection teamwork
- Close protection foot techniques
- Route selection
- Close protection vehicle techniques
- Search awareness
- Law and legislation
- Incidents and dilemmas
- Communication and conflict managing skills.
For further information on the modules available head here.
After successfully completing the course, the normal procedure applies and students will be able to apply their close protection licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA)
The BTEC and EdExcel-accredited programme costs a total of £2,250, and is payable in advance. (Payments can be made before the course in installments, however the balance must be paid prior to the start of training.)
For more information on Primarius close protection course and training, and to find out how to enrol, you can contact the company on 07760 631571 or email [email protected].