Close Personal Protection
Protection through Planning
Close Personal Protection may also be known by other names such as Executive Protection or VIP Protection. Some might mistakenly refer to it as bodyguard work but CPP is more proactive and preventive than reactive. Throughout this course you will learn the age old principle of
"Proper prior planning prevents poor performance."
What you will learn:
Close Personal Protection training will involve learning things such as:
Advance Site Survey
Arrival and Departure of your client or asset
Client Escort Procedures
and much more
All of your training will culminate in a final practical performance and demonstration.
Meet The Team
Ryan Van Deusen
Ryan Van Deusen began his career as a Winston-Salem Police Officer and has recently retired from the United States Secret Service, after serving 23 years. During his career he has investigated street level crimes, complex multi-jurisdictional federal cases, completed behavioral assessments, worked personal protection for the world's highest leaders (domestically and internationally) and has trained employees in protective methodologies at the USSS academy.
Todd Meade recently retired from the United States Secret Service after serving 20 years. Prior to this he served 5 yrs as a Virginia State Trooper. During his USSS career, Todd investigated financial crimes and identity theft cases, presidential threat assessments and provided close personal protection for our nation's and world's leaders. Todd was also a certified USSS instructor, training Secret Service employees in defensive and protective tactics at the USSS academy.
US Navy Retired, Virginia Registered Security Officer and Personal Protection Specialist with Private Detective background. Certified Instructor by NC PPSB for Unarmed, Armed (Semi-automatic and Revolver) Security Officer. Certified Defense Technology OC/Pepper Spray and Baton Instructor. American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED. Self Defense and Defensive Tactics Instructor.
Security Officer industry experience since 2001. Gaston College Basic Law Enforcement graduate, former Law Enforcement Officer and Army National Guardsman. Certified Instructor by NC PPSB for Unarmed, Armed (Semi-automatic, Revolver, Shotgun, and Patrol Rifle). Certified Defense Technology OC/Pepper Spray and Monadnock Baton Instructor.