Begin your future as an Executive Protection Specialist!

This Executive Protection Specialist course provides students fundamental training and a first-hand, detailed understanding of executive protection. Students will experience a hands-on approach of high-end, VIP and celebrity protection in the day-to-day civilian environment.

This Fundamental Training course is designed for those looking to gain a baseline knowledge of executive protection.

The course offers a wide-ranging overview of the basics of executive protection. As a result, it provides practical experience in scenarios common to those looking to work in the field.

The Pacific West Academy Executive Protection Specialist Fundamental training course is designed for those looking to embark on a career in the security industry, and with a special interest in VIP and executive protection.

Executive Protection Specialist – Fundamental Training – Course Overview

Over their time on the course, students will learn a number of essential skills. These skills are vital for those looking to work in the field of executive protection. Our course provides a mix of theoretical knowledge and real-world style scenarios. This means techniques can be tested in simulated environments.

The Executive Protection Fundamental Training course focuses primarily on providing protection to VIPs, celebrities, and executives in an everyday environment. We will ensure you are able to experience a number of different environments thanks to our rigorous simulation exercises. This allows you to benefit from the direct instruction of our qualified teachers.

This course is comprehensive in its overall scope. We seek to provide a complete grounding in the fundamentals you require to work in the field of executive protection. This includes a thorough study of the psychology of executive protection. As a result, you will be able to comprehend the realities of working in this field. We also provide specific information regarding “detail of one” and “detail of two” techniques. All of this can be applied to real-world scenarios.

As well as protection of an individual, this course also covers fundamentals regarding estate security. You will learn how to ascertain that a building or estate is safe and secure for the VIP or executive under your watch. Then, last but not least, we will turn to focus on the work required for the loading and unloading of a VIP. This learning process involves resistance exercises. All in all, you will benefit from a complete experience during your time on our course.

Our Executive Protection Fundamental Training course is a fantastic choice for anyone who wishes to work in executive protection. What’s more, our highly-qualified and experienced instructors will guide you through the process. They will ensure you have ample opportunity to discuss any questions you may have.

Most important, the Executive Protection Fundamental Training course is highly comprehensive. By focusing on both theoretical and practical elements, this course ensures that by the time the course is complete, you are fully prepared to develop your skills in the hopes of enjoying a promising career.

Students will learn:

  • Psychological aspects of executive protection.
  • “Detail of one.”
  • “Detail of two.”
  • Estate security.
  • Simulation exercises.


  • Must be 18 or older

Duration: 16 Hours

Why choose Pacific West Academy?

  • When providing security services, approval and regulatory recognition is key. Pacific West Academy is approved by a number of organizations. These include the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education and the California State Approving Agency for Veterans Education. We also offer financial assistance for veterans who may wish to take our courses. Please contact us for more information on these programs if required.
  • Students who choose Pacific West Academy for their security training benefit from the wisdom of our instructors. All of our instructors are vastly experienced and benefit from comprehensive educational grounding. This allows them to achieve excellent results with the students under their tutelage. We are proud of the reputation of our instructors. We are particularly confident they can provide a comprehensive guide to the field of executive protection for you.
  • Finally, students who choose the Pacific West Academy benefit from our years of experience in delivering outstanding results for our students. Our parent company has offices throughout the world. It has provided security and protection services to governments, law enforcement, and many more besides. We at Pacific West Academy have continued this dedication to excellence. Furthermore, we have forged a distinct history that has been hugely beneficial to the students we have taught. In fact, over 1,700 students have successfully completed our courses. This helps to demonstrate the absolute efficacy of the courses and methods of teaching that we have been able to develop over the years.

Why not get in touch with us today?

If you have any questions or wish to go ahead and secure your place on our next course, then we’d be delighted to hear from you. Please do get in touch and begin your journey today.

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