Tactical Security Training

VIP - Close Protection Training

Close Protection Training

The GCT Close Protection Program provides the candidates with the knowledge and skills required in preforming high risk security details requiring specialized and advanced training.

This 5 day training program ensures the candidates are properly trained and knowledgeable in the proper procedures and techniques required to operate as a Close Protection Officer.

This program covers all practical and theoretical elements of VIP Close Protection through a combination of classroom and practical hands on training.

All GCT instructors are experienced former Military personnel, Police Officers as well as seasoned Close Protection Operatives. 


Program Overview

Lawful application of Technique
Team Diversity and Duty
Team Dynamics
Building Team Effectiveness
Vehicle Mobilization and Readiness
Vehicle Convoy Procedure
Escape and Evade Procedure
Urban Surveillance
Suspect Threat Assessment
Risk Assessment
Advanced Level 3 Use of Force
Target Assessment
Target Hardening
Security Assessment Physical, Cyber, Barriers
Risk Assessment
Event Pre Planning and Preparation
Team Assessment and Role Delineation
Safety Measures