Level 4 Award in Close Protection in a Hostile Environment – Firearms and Tactics
International Security Concepts UK in alliance with IBSSA Macedonia now offer a new level of specialist security operators’ qualification.
This qualification is appropriate for individuals working in the security sector specialising in close protection. This 10-day course generates maximum practical participation by students and is designed to teach a number of tactical skills used to deal with possible hostile threats whilst operating in a hostile environment.
This dynamic course is ideally suited for those with little or no background of working as part of a Close Protection Team within hostile and high-risk environments. It is also designed as a update course for those operatives returning to work after a long period of rest. It allows opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities, and frame of mind essential for successful performance in working life along with the safe operation and understanding of weapon systems and close protection tactics.
The awarding organisation for this qualification is ProQual Awarding Body (ProQualAB), and the regulatory body is the UK Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).
The units/modules included within this qualification are:
- Unit 1: T/615/4234 Foot Tactics
- Unit 2: A/615/4235 Vehicle Tactics
- Unit 3: F/615/4236 Weapon Tactics
- Unit 4: J/615/4237 Carbine Tactics
All weapons handling and training will be covered by a combination of Dry drills and live fire (full bore, not conversions and no airsoft).