Executive Protection | GI Bill Approved | Fully Accredited

We offer the most complete GI Bill Approved Executive Protection program available. Our Protective Security Diploma is accredited (24 college credits) and the most extensive protection training currently available. We run 5 academies per year and limit the attendance so register now.  Read more about our program below:

Protective Security Diploma – 53* days | 410 hours | San Diego
The PSC program is the favorite with veterans and the most complete protection package in the industry. The Protective Security Diploma pipeline encompasses all of our Executive Protection, High Threat Protection, Medical Certificates, Protective Driving, Counter surveillance and TSCM (Bug Sweeps). The PSD course is the new gold standard in protective education and if there was a PHD in protective education, this would be it. This pipeline of 5 course modules will earn the graduate the Protective Security Diploma and set graduates apart from the rest in the security industry. Few in the industry have received such extensive training and the Protective Security program will set you up for success in all protective capacities in any threat environment.  During your 53-day resident training, PSD candidates will be tested extensively to ensure high standards are met and that all course graduates will be prepared for the industry. Additionally, successful graduates will receive 24 college credits.

  • Module 1 – Driving Package – 7 days
  • Module 2 – High Risk First Responder/TCCC Cert – 6 days
  • Module 3 – Corporate & Celebrity Executive Protection – 8 days
  • Module 4 – High Threat Protection – 19 days
  • Module 5 – Surveillance Detection/TSCM – 10 days

We deliver the 53-day PSC pipeline 5 times per year. Tuition Assistance, Scholarships and Financing Available to self-pay students! READ MORE


4-day Tactical Combat Casualty Care certificate (NAEMT)

This certificate is issued by the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, NAEMT. CEUs available to EMTs and up. Despite the certificate title, the course focuses on severe trauma in hazardous conditions anywhere, not just the battlefield. Mass casualty incidents, active shooter, or any severe trauma where you must act quickly. The 4-day course is ideal for medical personnel, or high threat occupations that need trauma medical training above and beyond the typical 2-day format.

We also run a 2-day TCCC program for those who can’t spend 4 days with us and that have no medical experience. 



Executive Protection Essentials (EPE)™ | 8 days| $2840

We have packed 2 weeks of training into a 8-day period. Learn to work a variety of principals in low, Medium, High Threat environments from instructors currently working in all threat environments. We are bringing back this course due to popular demand. We understand that many protection professionals do not have the time to attend our 7 week PSC academy but still require top level training. The Executive Protection Essentials program is the package for you. We cover the realistic day-to-day grind that we as EP agents must deal with, as well as extreme situations and immediate actions. All instructors are current protection professionals working a number of different types of details in the US and OCONUS, including regular details with corporate CEO’s and celebrity clients into Mexico, Colombia, Lebanon, and many other challenging environments. This course is ideal for individuals new to the industry and those in Law Enforcement and Military that are adding to their skill set or transitioning into this new rewarding career.

This 8 day course includes the following:

  • 84 hours of training!
  • Evasive Driving
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Tactical Casualty Care certificate (NAEMT)
  • Advance Work & Mission Planning
  • Surveillance Detection
  • Immediate Actions

We only have 1 EPE course scheduled for 2019!


Executive Protection Intro (EP-I)™ | 3 days | $575

For those who are looking to see what Executive Protection is all about, this 3-day program is packed full of practical information and explains what we actually do from intelligence gathering to threat and risk assessments, to mission planning/mapping, through the advance process, and all the way through the detail and final reporting. We will go over current job outlook and the differences in detail types and covert, low profile, and high profile details. The EP Intro course is the first 3 days of our Executive Protection Essentials course above.

This 3 day course includes the following:

  • Protective Details from A to Z (From the field)
  • Advance Work
  • Protective Intelligence
  • Mission Planning & Mapping
  • Practical Threat & Risk Assessment
  • Protective Medicine and IFAK considerations
  • Covert, Low Pro, and High Profile Postures
  • Vehicle Protocols
  • Immediate Actions

12 participants only so register today!


Tactical Casualty Care certificate (NAEMT) | 2 days | $450

This certificate is issued by the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, NAEMT. There is no prior medical knowledge needed for this course and CEUs will be available to EMTs and up. This course focuses on severe trauma in hazardous conditions anywhere, not just the battlefield. Mass casualty incidents, active shooter, or any severe trauma where you must act quickly. Personal kit development and vehicle kit development is also covered. This course is also a module of our Executive Protection Essentials program.


Protective Security Driving | 3 days | $2250 | Lodging Included

This 3-day Protective Security Driving package is the the perfect compliment to our 3-day EP program. Our professional instructors will take you through vehicle dynamics, Braking and Steering techniques, Skid Control, Accident Avoidance, Off-Road Recoveries, and Reverse driving, before moving into security driving and motorcade driving. You will drive day and night in this course and learn from instructors that have been driving in high-risk areas for 20 years as well as former NASCAR and Off-Road racers that teach students to dominate their vehicles. 

This 3-day driving course includes: 

  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Braking & Steering Drills
  • Accident Avoidance
  • Motorcade Driving (2 & 3 vehicle)
  • Accident Avoidance
  • High & Low Profile PSD driving
  • Reverse Driving
  • Skid Control & Off-road Recovery
  • Protective Support Driving
  • Low Light/Night Driving

The 3 day driving program compliment our existing executive protection and trauma medical programs. For more information.


Online Executive Protection Courses

When it comes to Executive Protection / Bodyguard training, much of what you will learn during typical resident training programs will be theory in a classroom setting. Executive Protection / Bodyguard training is as much a mental game as a physical one, and SECFOR’s properly constructed Online Executive Protection courses can teach you a variety of valuable topics that you can utilize in the field immediately.

Our courses are not just repackaged internet information on blank white screen and a background voice droning on….we at SECFOR do things a little different. Our courses include dynamic elements and video, including our on-the-ground video walk-throughs that show agents going through the planning process in real-world protective environments such as, Beirut, Los Angeles, Ciudad Juárez, and other relevant environments.  No additional outside books or materials are required to complete the online certificate course. Graduates may attend our resident training programs at a discounted cost upon completion of the online certificate program READ MORE

High Risk Driving | 7 days | Military/Government/Security Only

This course s part of the 53-day PSD program above or can be attended as a stand-alone course by government personnel. This Government-Only high risk driving package includes Standard Road, Unimproved road, & off-road driving. High & Low Profile movements, NVG (Black-out) driving, linear ramming-techniques (Forward and Reverse), advanced reverse clinics, manual transmission, improvised field  maintenance, theater-specific vehicle commandeering, on and off-road high speed driving as well as other custom course features specific to your teams mission and operating environment. 

This 7-day driving course includes: 

  • Extensive Accident Avoidance Training
  • High & Low Profile movements
  • Convoy and Motorcade Tactics
  • Asphalt, Unimproved & Off Road
  • Night Vision Goggle (Black-out)Driving 
  • Contact & Counter-contact
  • Theater Specific vehicle commandeering
  • Advanced Reverse Driving
  • Skid Control & Off-road recovery
  • PIT and Counter PIT
  • Vehicle Recovery
  • Advanced Vehicle Control
  • Manual Transmission driving
  • Theater-specific vehicle commandeering

Coming in 2020:

International Crisis Management – 5 weeks: 

We will be combining some of our most popular courses into 1 complete program. Crisis Management Negotiator (Kidnap, Ransom, Extortion & Terrorism negotiations), Air Threat Security, Airline Landing Clinic (Professional Simulator), Regional Language & Culture, Remote Security Operations, Travel & Austere Medicine, Survival Driving, Emergency accent & decent (Urban/Rural). 1 week OCONUS travel to the studied region (Middle East, Latin America, Asia, Former Soviet Union, etc). On the ground, students will plan and deal with a corporate security crisis while their regional security studies, language and culture training continues. This is a 1 of a kind program that provides not only the training but experience in operating in a foreign country using all of the new skills you have learned.

Maritime Security Anti Piracy (MSAP) – 8 weeks:

Phase 1: Fitness, Lifeguard Certificate, Scout Swimmer Program, Basic diving to Public Safety SCUBA Diver certificate. Facilitation of students Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC), Maritime First Aid

Phase 2: Numerous Maritime Certificates & training courses including:

  • Basic Maritime Training Certification
  • Able Seaman Certificate
  • Maritime Navigation Certificate
  • Ship VHS radio operation
  • Anti Collision Certificate
  • Vessel Personnel with Designated Security Duties Certificate
  • Vessel Security Officer Certificate
  • Radar Operation and Utilization Certificate
  • Maritime firearms training and US Navy/MSC firearms Qualification and Certificate
  • Anti-Piracy Response Procedures
  • Maritime Emergency Response Team Training
  • Anti-kidnapping in Maritime Environments
  • Realistic final drills & scenarios afloat
  • BOSIET Certification

This program is the most complete Maritime Security Academy in the industry.

Austere Emergency Medical Technician – Basic 4 weeks/Advanced 8 weeks:

NREMT Basic and/or Advanced Emergency Medical. Advanced TCCC, Prolonged Field Care, PHTLS, MPIC (This is a Coast Guard Certificate which includes IV therapy, Sutures, Advanced Airways, NG tubes) Elements of PALS & ATLS. 

Advanced High Risk Protection – 6 weeks:

We are combining our Designated Defensive Marksman Program and our High Threat Security courses to prepare qualified veterans for government protection work. 

Associate Degree Programs:

2 year Criminal Justice Degree – Protective Security emphasis

2 year Criminal Justice Degree – International Security Studies

2 year Criminal Justice Degree – Maritime Security Studies

For more information CONTACT US or call SECFOR International: 888.279.1911

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