Course Overview

This highly comprehensive course will teach students to effectively protect clients in a professional setting. This course is 5 days and is full time (minimum of 8 hours per day).    


Executive protection, also known as close protection, refers to security and risk mitigation measures taken to ensure the safety of VIPs or

other individuals who may be exposed to elevated personal risk because of their employment, high-profile status, net worth, affiliations or geographical location.

Trainees must provide their own handgun and ammunition.  CRI can provide a rental handgun and ammunition, for an additional charge.  

Learning Objectives

 Instructional Hours: 40


  • Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape Methodology

  • Tactical Shooting

  • Close Quarter Battle Techniques

  • Surveillance & Counter Surveillance

  • Defensive Tactics

  • Personnel Rescue and Recovery 

  • Personal Security Detail Operations 

  • Advanced Security Detail Techniques ​


  • Close Protection Techniques 

  • Security Formation Techniques

  • Convoy Operations for a Security Detail 

  • Situational Awareness Measures 

Starting in September 2021, we will also be offering this course in a night class format.  Classes will be held for ten (10) nights, for four (4) hours each night.  Class times will be 17:30-21:30, Monday to Friday. 

Please see the calendar for exact dates.


Applicant must be able to pass a background check.  At least one year experience in the security field (mil/LE/sec) is preferred, but not required.