Executive Protective Service Training (Level 1) British Columbia, Canada

EPST1 by JTFC is a unique 6-day bodyguarding course designed to teach the skills to perform and function optimally within the high demand and high stress environments of close protection operations.


The course is designed to prepare operators to perform both basics and advanced protective security details for domestic and international operations. Because of our unique training methodology, both veterans and rookies will greatly benefit from this course.

Time is divided between classroom theory and hands-on application.

To ensure quality instruction, the number of students is strictly limited.

Course Topics Include: Legalities; Psychology of Violence; The Role of the Security Specialist; Team Formation and Dynamic; Equipment; Note Taking; Communications; Threat Assessment/Management; Close Protection Skills Acquisition; Weapons Handling; First Aid and Medical Training (includes CPR and Field Survival); Crowd Dynamics; Hotel, Airport, Residential and Vehicular Protection; Media and Public Relations; Escapes and Evasions; Health, Fitness and Wellbeing for Specialists; Tactical and Strategical Planning; Scenarios (and lots of them); and a Final Examination.

We routinely revise course content to ensure up to date methods and data. As such, new material may be added or removed from the curriculum without prior notice.

There is no live fire training in this course.

Please do not bring any weapons. 

You may wish to bring your own holster/carrying system (either concealed or exposed) and a training replica. We will otherwise supply.

Requirements: Must be healthy, physically fit, 19 years of age or older, have good communication skills and be a team player. No previous experience is necessary.

This course does not constitute a Security Licence in the Province of British Columbia . Please check your local regulations for licensing.

Cost: $1395 + GST (please note this does not include food, travel or lodging)

Next session: TBA

Minimum # required to run the course: 6

Maximum # of participants: 16



JTFSecurity Group offers Security Training and Educational services to the private and public sectors across Toronto, Ontario, Montreal, Quebec City, Quebec, Vancouver, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Tofino, Vancouver Island, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Maple Ridge, Langley, Abbotsford, Coquitlam BC, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, Cumberland, Nanaimo, Victoria and Port Alberni, BC.
We can also service your remote location projects anywhere in the Province and the rest of Canada.