International Award in Close Protection Level 3

International Certificate in Close Protection

Level 3 International Certificate in Close Protection

 The Level 3 International Certificate in Close Supervision is a qualification aimed at providing learners with the necessary knowledge and understanding to work as a close protection operative within the private security industry.

 

It should be noted that the completion of this qualification does not permit a learner to apply for a SIA licence to work as a close protection operative within the UK but rather it is intended for Operatives who wish to operate outside the UK


This qualification has been developed using standards from the HABC Level 3 Certificate for Working as a Close Protection Operative within the Private Security Industry (QCF).

  

Qualification Structure

This qualification is delivered through 13 Learning Outcomes and conducted over 138 Hours

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the Close Protection Operative
  • Know the importance of threat assessment and risk management
  • Know surveillance techniques
  • Understand venue security operations
  • Know how to design and demonstrate operational planning
  • Know the importance of interpersonal skills
  • Know the importance of teamwork
  • Know the importance of reconnaissance
  • Know how to conduct close protection foot drills
  • Know the importance of planning and selecting routes
  • Know vehicle movement tactics and operations
  • Know the search techniques and procedures for close protection operations
  • Know how to apply conflict management techniques while providing close protection


The qualification is assessed in two parts.

  • Part one is a 60 question, 2 hour multiple-choice examination. Learners must achieve a minimum of 42 correct answers (70%) to achieve a pass in this section of the assessment. Learners who achieve a minimum pass mark of 48 (80%) will be awarded a merit.
  • Part two is assessed by learners completing a number of practical tasks.


Course Fees: International Close Protection Level 3 - €1250 

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