PRO 494 Essentials of Executive Protection

This course work pertains to the central concerns of the executive protection specialist – the protection of human life. Students will learn how to apply fundamental concepts of executive protection including agent-client relations, vehicle security, threat assessment, office and residential security, basic team management and communications, and advance work. Students will also be able to explain and apply ethical and legal principles that govern the business of executive protection.

The course learning outcomes that you will demonstrate upon completion of this course are as follows:

Compare and contrast current and historical methodologies employed by EP specialists to protect their clients and evaluate their effectiveness

Discuss the importance of proper risk analysis and threat assessment in conjunction with protective security advance work and providing adequate security to a protectee, including evaluating and mitigating dangers associated with workplace violence

Demonstrate the fundamental concepts of executive protection, including agent-client relations, vehicle security, threat assessment, office and residential security, basic team management and communications, and advance work

Utilizing the Executive Protection (EP) specialist’s Code of Ethics, describe the philosophy behind EP and evaluate individual characteristics necessary for success in the protective security industry

Analyze and evaluate demonstrated protective security operations to effectively communicate vulnerabilities and areas for improvement.

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