Introduction to the Course

The TSCM Level 3 Close Protection Operative course has been designed to meet all requirements of the SIA.  Our instructors will guide you through, teaching you all the skills and knowledge you need for your SIA license application.

This accredited qualification counts towards your career as a Close Protection Operative or within the Private Security.

The qualification includes these 3 units:

Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry

Working as a Close Protection Operative

Planning, Preparing and Supporting a close Protection Operation

 Course Outline

  • Roles and responsibilities of an operative

  • Basic surveillance and legislation

  • Interpersonal skills 

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  • Establish and maintain a secure environment

  • Understand risk assessment and ops planning

  • Teamwork, foot drills, route selection

  • Transport management and incident management

  • Venue security

  • Be able to provide close protection of a principle

  • Conflict management

  • Self-defence and dry pistol drills

After your training you will receive:

  • Certificate in Level 3 Close Protection Operative within in the security services

  • Together with a valid First Aid certificate you will be able to apply for your SIA license


Attendees must be 18+ and bring along valid ID (Passport, Driving license or ID card) along with National Insurance and Proof of Address.

Course Availability

  • The maximum number of attendees for this course is 20

  • Courses run various dates during the week and weekends.  Please check course dates to avoid disappointment

  • Courses will be delivered within our TSCM Training Academy

  • Please contact us via email on info@tscmanagement,co,uk for any special requirements

Course Duration: 14 days

Course Price: £1499