Combined BTEC L3 Close Protection Operative & NVQ L3 First Aid at Work Course

Close Protection

BTEC Level 3 Close Protection Operative & NVQ Level 3 First Aid at Work Course 

Course Description
By combining our BTEC Level 3 Close Protection Operative and our NVQ First Aid at Work Course, we can provide you with the required qualifications to enable you to apply for your SIA Close Protection Licence in the quickest time possible. This represents a great saving in both time and cost and makes the process as convenient as possible. The First Aid course immediately follows the Close Protection course allowing both qualifications to be run in 15 working days.

Course content

  • Introduction to CP
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Threat and risk assessment
  • Surveillance and counter surveillance
  • Operational planning
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Law and legislation
  • Close protection team work
  • Conflict management and self-defence techniques
  • Reconnaissance
  • Close protection foot drills
  • Route selection
  • Use of close protection vehicle techniques
  • Venue  security
  • Communication and conflict management skills
  • Close protection vehicle driver techniques
  • Single and Multi-car convoy drills
  • Incidents and dilemmas
  • The pre-hospital environment
  • Patient assessment
  • Respiratory and airway management
  • Basic Life Support
  • Defibrillation
  • Circulation and Shock
  • Medical related emergencies

Why Securewest?
The course will give you access to the skills and expertise we have acquired from decades of experience conducting security operations in the UK, Africa, the Middle East & South East Asia. The 15 day course will enable you to pursue a career within Close Protection all at an extremely competitive cost.

Delivery method:
Full time, classroom based 


Location:Plymouth, Devon (UK) Duration:15 days Cost:£2400.00 incl VAT
  1. Select the required course date(s)
  2. Choose how many places you require
  • 30th September to 17th October 2019
  • 6th January to 23rd January 2020